Austin Walker ’11

With VCS Since

2020

Campus Location

High School Campus

Positions

Events Manager, Development

Contact

Phone:  480.705.8888 x263

Church Affiliation

Antioch Community Church

Biography

A born and raised Arizonan, Austin graduated from Valley Christian High School in 2011 before moving on to Grand Canyon University, where he earned his Bachelor of Science in Sports Management with a minor in Marketing. Following gradation, he was hired on in the front office for the Arizona Diamondbacks as a Coordinator in Event Hospitality. In his time there, he oversaw and grew their largest group program, planned corporate outings, and won Employee of the Month honors in August 2017 and served on the President’s Counsel for a term.

As a Valley Alumnus, Austin understands the value Christian education can have on students in a crucial season of their lives. As the Development Manager at VCS, Austin works in alumni engagement, plans large school events, and runs the Spirit shop.

Outside of the office, Austin enjoys traveling, hanging with his family and friends, and maintaining an active lifestyle. Having been to 10 countries and led two VCS trips overseas, he is passionate about seeing God’s creation. He also enjoys playing ice hockey, tennis, basketball, and baseball. Austin also serves with a young adult ministry called Purpose PHX.

Austin is passionate about seeing the Kingdom of God move on the earth, and is honored to come alongside Valley Christian employees to assist in raising up the next generation of Christ-loving leaders.