Laura Walker ’88 ME

Vice President of Manufacturing, Task Force Tips, Inc.
Co-Owner, King Headz, Inc. and King Hobbies and Raceway

Laura Walker has worked at Task Force Tips, Inc. for 25 years.  She has held positions as a Design Engineer, Quality Manager and Vice President of Manufacturing Engineering before moving into her current position.  Task Force Tips, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of Fire Fighting Equipment. Walker has been awarded the Frank Burke Award, one of Task Force Tips highest honors. Walker owns King Headz, Inc and King Hobbies and Raceway along with her husband, James Walker.  King Headz, Inc. manufacturer of hop-up parts for Radio Controlled Cars.  King Hobbies and Raceway is a Hobby Shop with Indoor and Outdoor RC Race Tracks.  Walker serves on the Advanced Manufacturing Board for Ivy Tech in Valparaiso and is a member of the Valparaiso Noon Kiwanis Club.  Walker has been a recipient of the Kiwanis of the Year Award for the club.