Retired Twin Lakes Teacher Frank Walker has been chosen as the "Volunteer Teacher of the Year" for District 3 by the Indiana Retired Teachers Association. He taught for a total of 36 years and locally at Roosevelt Middle School, Meadowlawn Elementary School, and Woodlawn Elementary School.
Frank has been an outstanding volunteer in many ways each and every year since his retirement in 1996. He gives visitors guided tours of the Windmill Farm for White County Economic Development. He also serves on the Monticello Union Township Library Board and is often found shelving books. He is a Past-President of the White County Retired Teachers and is currently Vice President in charge of Publicity and Programs. As a church volunteer, you will find Frank cleaning the church, sending care packages to military and college students, organizing the Veterans' Breakfast, making plans for the community parking lot sale, visiting shut-ins, distributing communion, organizing Christmas carol sings, and helping plan new approaches for his church. As a youth volunteer, Frank is involved with sending Samaritan Christmas Boxes to children around the world, teaching confirmation classes, giving guided tours for high school students at the Windmill Farm, and tutoring math in the neighborhood. He also serves as the "Bingo Caller" at Monticello Health Care on the 4th Wednesday of each month.
As you can see, Frank is a very involved retired teacher in his community and has made a positive impact on many, many people. He continues to use his talents to enrich his community and is a definite asset to White County.