Walter attended Mississippi State University, studying dairying. He brings a strong background in agriculture to the the table, having owned and/ or managed a self sustaining dairy farm and row cropping operations in the Mississippi Delta. For the past 6 years he has built and managed a farming operation in the Mississippi Delta starting with 1700 acres and growing to 20,000 acres. He has owned an agricultural consulting business, working with farmers in several states in the areas of finance, farm plan development and debt restructuring. Today he is full time in real estate matching buyers and sellers. He has had a varied sales mix selling farms properties, Timber tracts and coal mines.