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 a Doctor of Education degree from Baylor University.
Walter is currently the superintendent of schools at La Porte ISD. He is the first African American to hold the position in the district's 100-year history. He has taught master’s and doctoral courses for the University of Houston and has served as a field advisor and executive leadership coach to graduate students at Rice University. Walter currently serves on the board of directors at Miracle Farm, and on the Brenham Main Street Board, and is an active member of the Washington County Rotary Club. He also serves the UIL Legislative Council, Texas Association of School Administrators, and Baylor Scott & White Hospital. He was also a 2019 finalist for the TASB Superintendent of the year.