ROBERT WALKER - VICE CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD
Mr. Walker joined the board in 2011. He is currently Vice Chair and serves on the executive, pension, personnel, and buildings & properties committees.
Mr. Walker retired from Metropolitan Edison Company in 2009. He held various positions over his 38-year career, including Distribution Engineering Supervisor, Business Office Manager, Customer Relations Manager and Major Accounts Manager.
Mr. Walker is a life-long resident of the Easton area, graduating from Easton Area H.S. in 1966 and Lafayette College in 1971, with B.S. degrees in both Mathematics and Electrical Engineering.
During his employment, Mr. Walker received Community Service Volunteer Recognition Awards from Met-Ed and GPU Energy. His community service involvement includes: past board member of the Palmer Township Athletic Association; past president of the Easton Lions Club, where he has been secretary since 1982; former manager and team representative in the Northampton County American Legion Baseball League and league statistician since 1994; and past chairman and past treasurer of the Palmer Township Recreation Board. Mr. Walker was appointed to the Palmer Township Planning Commission in May 2016.
Mr. Walker and his wife, Betsy, live in Palmer Township. They have two children and three grandchildren.