Paul W. Kennedy, Walker Area Community Foundation

TITLE: President

FOCUS AREAS: Arts and humanities, children and youth, education, elder care, environment, health and medicine, recreation, social welfare

CONTACT:  mhudson@wacf.org, 205-302-0001

PROFILE:  Paul W. Kennedy is the president of the Walker Area Community Foundation in Jasper, Alabama. He has been in this role since May 2007. Before this, he was a project coordinator for the USDA-NRCS for 14 years, a district conservationist there for six years, and a forester for Procter and Gamble. Volunteer experience includes assistant scoutmaster for the Boy Scouts for 10 years.

His professional bio shares:

Paul Kennedy is president of the Walker Area Community Foundation, dedicated to the nurture and advancement of that Alabama county. Previously he served as project coordinator, USDA - NRCS, assigned to the Cawaco RC&D Council, building on his experience as a district conservationist and consulting forester.
He received his B.S. in forestry from North Carolina State University. Among other certifications, he is a Registered Forester for the State of Alabama.