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Martin Walke : VP of Economic Development


Martin Walke joined LPFA in 2006. He is the vice president of economic and program development at LPFA. His primary function is to plan, organize and coordinate local and statewide efforts in economic and program development beneficial to the state and its people. He is also responsible for carrying out policies developed by LPFA related to economic and program development and marketing.

Martin brings a broad scope of experience to LPFA, having served in both the public and private sectors. His career includes serving as a legislative assistant to former U.S. Senator J. Bennett Johnston and as director of state operations under former U.S. Senator John Breaux. He most recently served as a senior investment advisor for J.P. Morgan Chase in Baton Rouge.

Martin is a 1982 graduate of Louisiana State University, where he earned a degree in business administration.
As part of his commitment to professional development, Walke attained the designation of Certified Economic Developer (CEcD) in 2011.


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