Walker Named to Samford University Board of Trustees

Walker Named to Samford University Board of Trustees

Cecelia Walker,

Dr. Cecelia Walker, executive director of chaplaincy and clinical pastoral education for Brookwood Baptist Health, has been elected to the Samford University board of trustees. Samford's 40-member board serves a four year appointment as the governing body for the university.

"As a graduate of Samford's Beeson Divinity School, I am incredibly honored to be able to serve in this capacity and give back to a university that has opened countless doors for me," Walker said.

Walker also serves as an Association for Clinical Pastoral Education certified educator for a parish-based CPE program at the Morning Pilgrim Baptist Church in Montgomery and as an associate minister at Birmingham's Greater Shiloh Baptist Church.

Walker previously served as a member of Samford's Board of Overseers. She is also the national certification chair for the Association for Clinical Pastoral Educators.