Nwakaego Nkumeh Walker

Ms. Nkumeh Walker is the Vice President and Chief Legal Affairs Officer at Kennesaw state University.

Prior to joining KSU, Ms. Nkumeh Walker served as senior attorney for the Fulton County Attorney’s Office, where she managed three staff attorneys to defend Fulton County in public employment litigation in state and federal courts, as well as against charges of discrimination filed with the federal Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (“EEOC”).  Ms. Nkumeh Walker began her legal career as a litigation associate with Troutman Sanders LLP in Atlanta, Georgia, where she focused on commercial litigation.

Ms. Nkumeh Walker earned her B.A. in Public Affairs from Princeton University and her J.D. from Vanderbilt University Law School.  She is a member of the Georgia Bar and is admitted to practice in all state trial and appellate courts, as well as in the Northern District of Georgia and the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals.