From Walterboro, SC, has been at Carolina Chemical Equipment for 11 years. He is a graduate of the College of Charleston with an MBA from USC. Walter owns Carolina Chemical as well as Carolina Cardlock, which is a commercial fueling business.
He has a long-term interest in boats and aircraft, including building them. Having built two boats in the past, he has one aircraft to build to finish off the list. He teaches Sunday School for college students as well as adults, and is a site leader at Salkehatchie Summer Service.
Walter is married with two children in college - one is studying engineering at Clemson; the other, engineering at Carolina; both are trained as classical and jazz pianists and ocean life guards at Folly Beach.