Rev. Dr. Dwayne Anthony Walker

Rev. Dr. Dwayne Anthony Walker was born in Rock Hill, South Carolina. He later moved with his family to Chicago, Illinois, where he received his early education in the Chicago Public Schools. He is a graduate of Livingstone College, Salisbury, North Carolina where he received the Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science.  After accepting the call to preach, he enrolled at Wesley Theological Seminary in Washington, D.C. While a student, he served as Assistant Pastor for Youth and Young Adult Ministry at John Wesley A.M.E. Zion Church in Washington, D.C.

Dr. Walker received his Doctor of Ministry degree from Wesley Theological Seminary, Washington, D.C. in 2004 and a Master of Divinity Degree (in 1989). He has severed a Pastor of Metropolitan A.M.E. Zion Church in Detroit, Michigan, Pastor of Jones Tabernacle A.M.E. Zion Church in Indianapolis, Indiana and Administrator of Kuumba Horizons Child Development Center. Washington, D.C.

In September of 2005, he was appointed as pastor of Little Rock A.M.E. Zion Church, Charlotte, North Carolina. Dr. Walker currently serves as a member of The Board of Trustees of Livingstone College, The Board of Dorothy Walls Conference and Retreat Center, member of The Black Political Caucus, The NAACP, the Chairman of the Little Rock Community Development Corporation, a former member of the Charlotte Mecklenburg Planning Commission and Vice Chair of the Charlotte Mecklenburg Community Relations Committee.