•  Rodney Walker
     Rodney Walker

    Rodney Walker is the President of Grant Central USA - Grant Writers

    Association and is a highly sought-after, Grant Development

    Systems™ expert that helps thousands of organizations nationwide

    to get funded! With over 14,000 members in his online discussion

    group, he influences and inspires people to do a better job of telling

    their organizational stories to become more attractive to funders.


    His team has raised over $75 millions in grants and conducts The Ultimate Grant Writing That

    Gets Funded training workshops nationwide to empower nonprofits, governmental agencies and

    individuals on the best ways to secure grant money. They also host the Education Grants

    Conference that trainings schools and districts on today’s best practices in winning educational

    grants at EducationGrantsConference.com


    A few of his clients have included United Way, Habitat for Humanity, The Magic Johnson

    Foundation, the Bush Foundation, Hawaii State Teachers Association, and numerous school

    districts and city governments. Other celebrity clients have included, Danny Glover and Ben



    His exclusive members-only grant coaching program and strategic approach to grant

    development recently helped three of his clients that were new to grant development secure

    over $12 millions of grant funding from public and private grants in under a year. Consider your

    organization fortunate if it is selected to work with Rodney in his specialized boutique coaching

    practice which has a waiting list and only accepts a handful of clients each year.


    Rodney is the publisher of the School Grants Success Secrets newsletter and the Education

    Grants Report and the creator of the K-12 Grant Money Magnet Coaching Program™. He has

    appeared on ABC, NBC, and CBS News for his work in education and in hundreds of grant

    training videos and produces numerous award-winning resources at GrantCentralUSA.com


    He is also the executive producer of Education Today, a channel dedicated to advancing,

    reporting and sharing education best practices and trends nationally to inspire school

    administrators, parents, and communities to excellence at K12EducationToday.com


    Rodney has spoken and taught at several prestigious institutions including, Regis University,

    Oklahoma University, University of Nevada in Las Vegas, California Polytechnic State

    University, Florida Atlantic University and the University of Hawaii.


    He earned a Masters of Business Administration and has a certificate in Nonprofit Management

    from Duke University. He completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Texas in

    Austin and has a leadership certificate from the University of Southern California. His works with

    schools and communities have garnered him awards and congressional recognition.


    During his free-time, Rodney enjoys traveling, listening to live music, salsa dancing, and going

    for adventures rides with his roof top down throughout the greater Los Angeles area where he

    resides in Pasadena, California.