Dr. Walter Jackson was appointed to the TASB Risk Management Fund Board in September 2019. He earned a bachelor’s degree from Texas Southern University, a master’s from Prairie View A&M University, and the Doctorate of Education from Baylor University.
Walter is currently the superintendent of schools at La Porte ISD. He is the first African American superintendent in the district's 107-year history.
He previously taught master’s and doctoral courses for the University of Houston and served as a field advisor and executive leadership coach to graduate students at Rice University.
Walter currently serves on the Board of Directors of the La Porte – Bayshore Chamber of Commerce, Bay Area Houston Economic Partnership Board of Directors, UIL Legislative Council Board of Directors, and he is an active member of the La Porte Rotary Club. He was also a 2019 finalist for TASB Superintendent of the year.