- M.S. Rural Sociology and Demography, Penn State
- B.S. Agricultural Economics, Penn State.
Walt is Senior Extension Associate with Penn State Cooperative Extension in the Department of Agricultural Economics, Sociology, and Education. He is responsible for statewide educational programs in the area of Community and Economic Development.
His areas of expertise include community and economic development, organizational development, community engagement, program evaluation, survey development, conflict management, grant-writing and facilitation.