About

Our Leaders

About Head of School

Jack Hall began serving as Walker’s Head of School in June 2011. Since taking the helm, he has led the school through a dual long-range planning and SACS re-accreditation process, overseen the largest land acquisition in the school's 58 year history, and grown Walker's annual fund to record levels in both revenue and parent participation.

Mr. Hall previously served as Head of School for the Augusta Preparatory Day School from 1999 to 2011. Over his educational career, Mr. Hall has served as Director of Admission & Financial Aid, Head of the Upper School and Middle School and Grade Chair. He has taught history, social studies, drama and religion and coached basketball, baseball and football. Mr. Hall has worked in a variety of independent schools including The Westminster Schools, The Lovett School and Mary Institute and St. Louis Country Day School. In addition, Mr. Hall has served as both Vice President (2004-2006) and President (2006-2008) of the Georgia Independent School Association.

Mr. Hall received a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre at Davidson College. In addition, he secured two advanced degrees: a Master of Science in Athletic Administration from Georgia State University in 1988 and in 1992, a Master of Arts in Education Administration from Columbia University. Mr. Hall was also a Klingenstein Fellow at Columbia University.

Jack and his wife, Cathy, have been married for more than 25 years. They have two children, Joseph and Alice.

Board of Trustees

The members of the Board of Trustees are a diverse and dedicated group of community leaders who oversee and establish all policies for The Walker School. There are between 10 and 25 trustees of the Board and each trustee serves a term of three years. There is no limit to the number of terms any trustee may serve.
Mrs. Cheryl Barre
Senior VP Business Development
CSM Bakery Products

Mr. James D. Brock
Principal
Deloitte Consulting LLP

Mr. James Eubanks
President
Wharton Management, Inc.

Dr. Jane Bowden Gore
Clinical Assistant Professor
Georgia State University

Mr. Scott Gregory
Managing Member & Attorney at Law
Gregory, Doyle, Calhoun & Rogers, LLC

Mr. Jack Hall
Head of School
The Walker School

Mr. A. B. "Tripp" Kay III
Partner-Owner
Duggan & Massey, P.C.
Mr. Alex Koutouzis
President/Managing
Brand Mortgage

Julie Poteet, O.D.
Optometrist
Acworth Family Eyecare

Carolynn S. Puffe
Owner
CSP Advisors, LLC

Mr. Glenn Shaw
Vice President & Principal
Atlanta Capital Investment Managers

Mr. Thomas R. Warren
Partner/CFO
Cumberland Corporation

Dr. Alan Zuckerman
President
Quantum Radiology
  • Main Campus

    700 Cobb Parkway North
    Marietta, GA 30062
    770.427.2689
  • Primary School

    830 Damar Road
    Marietta, GA 30062
    770.427.2689
The Walker School is a private, co-ed day school offering opportunities in academics, arts, and athletics for preschool, elementary, middle, and high school students in Metro Atlanta.