Dr. Andrea C. Walker has dedicated her life’s work to education. She has served as an elementary teacher and a principal, and she currently serves as a director of student wellness. She also founded The Red Tomatoes, a responsive educational company that focuses on preventive and restorative educational practices. The Teachers of the Pandemic: From Resilience to Recovery was written to counteract America’s crisis in education by identifying the residual trauma of the pandemic and its impact on all employees in the field of education.
Dr. Walker is a champion of snow days, an avid traveler, and a foodie. She loves to laugh, believes in love, and contributes her success to her faith, family, and close friends. She holds a doctorate and a bachelor’s degree in education and a master’s degree in family studies. Dr. Walker is a proud member of two sororities: Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc., and the National Sorority of Phi Delta Kappa, Inc., a professional organization of women in the field of education.