A native of Charleston, Walker Buxton graduated from Clemson University with a Major in French and Global Marketing. Prior to working as a realtor, Walker spent 14 years in Development at Ashley Hall and Porter Gaud schools. Walker has chaired both the Porter Gaud and Ashley Hall Gala; served on the board of the Junior League of Charleston and the Porter Gaud Parents Guild. She has served on the Capital Campaign Steering Committee for Roper St. Francis Foundation. She most recently served as a member of both the Roper St. Francis Hospital Foundation Board as well as Clemson University's Humanities Advancement Board. Walker and her husband Eddie have three children.