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Benita Walker

Benita Walker and familyBenita Walker came from her position as executive assistant for the vice president of university advancement at Belmont University to become the new executive assistant to the vice president for spiritual development in August 2005. She is a native Arkansan.

Benita served as assistant to the vice president of university advancement at Arkansas State University before moving to Nashville.  She has been at Belmont since July 2001. She serves as co-advisor to the Black Student Association and is a member of the Nashville Chapter of IAAP.  In 2004, she earned her certification as a Certified Professional Secretary (CPS) through the International Association of Administrative Professionals (IAAP). She also serves on the MLK Committee.

Benita recognizes that she has a God ordained responsibility to speak the love of Jesus Christ in the life of others and she does not hesitate to comply. 

Along with her husband, Rev. Roosevelt Walker, Sr., they are the founders of  Walking In Agreement Ministries. A ministry rooted in serving and saving marriages through Jesus Christ.  She and her husband have two sons: Roosevelt Jr. (Kristen) and Zachary (Dorinda). Her husband is the Senior Pastor at Faith United Baptist Church in north Nashville, where she serves as the Co-Director of the Couples & Married Ministry and Women's Ministry Director.

Her theology: 'Be ready to hear from God in any situation and at any time!'

Contact Benita or call (615) 460-6628.