Maggie Walker

Maggie Walker is the operations manager at the Community Media Workshop. She started at the Workshop in 2007 as executive assistant. Before long, she was organizing the Workshop’s annual fundraiser, the Studs Terkel Community Media Awards; handling logistics for the annual conference, Making Media Connections; and managing the Workshop’s year-round marketing efforts to promote the organization’s popular media guide and regularly scheduled trainings.

Before coming to the Workshop, she worked for Gast Monuments, Inc., in administrative and sales positions. At the Workshop, Maggie oversees customer service, administration and events planning.

She attended St. Norbert College. Outside of the office, she enjoys hiking, kayaking, watching movies, reading, and spending time with her niece and nephews.  Today she lives in Chicago’s Logan Square neighborhood.

maggie@newstips.org