Employee Profile: Anjanette Walker
Anjanette Walker is the Maintenance Management Assistant for Richmond National Battlefield Park and has been here since May 10, 1998. Born on May 18, 1966 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Anjanette began working for the National Park Service at Independence National Historical Park. When asked why she joined the park service and what drew her to us in particular, Anjanette replied "I would go to work with my mother every summer (since 1976). I loved talking and seeing different people from all over the world. I always wanted to work in Virginia." Anjanette runs the Maintenance Management System, balances the Maintenance Division's budget and also picks up supplies, equipment and materials for the Maintenance division as part of her busy day here at Richmond National Battlefield Park.
Anjanette has three children, William (17), Anjanette (15) and Dawn (12), plus a cat, Oreo. She describes herself as "happily divorced". Her favorite hobbies are reading, walking, tennis, and football.
Anjanette also wanted to say that she thinks the NPS is a great and interesting place to work, visit and study. When asked what she sees herself doing in ten years, Anjanette responded, "I will be doing some type of financial work."