Dan “Pop” Walker


What your speciality on the team? Taking up space (insert chuckle). What I really do is help in the shop, and assist the manufacturing  team.

How many years have you been involved? I have been involved on the team for 2 years.

How did you hear/start out on the team?  Both my granddaughters are on the team. I heard that you could volunteer to help out on the team, and I thought it would be a great opportunity. 

What do you do for a living? I am happily retired. 

What is your goal do you hope to achieve with students?  I want to teach them how to face and solve problems. I want them to understand how your going to face problems everyday, and how there not always a bad things.

What do you want your students you mentor to know? What life lessons do you want to teach? I don’t want them to think there a problem they cannot solve. There will always be someone who can help. Embracing a team atmosphere now,  will teach them how to embrace others idea, team mates can always help

What college/high school you go to? What did you major in? I didn’t go to college. I was apart of my high schools 1963 class. (Yes, this is a Dougherty sentence).