Ms. Walker is a registered nurse working in plastics and general surgery at Mayo Clinic, Rochester. She earned her nursing degree at Rochester Community and Technical College (RCTC) in 2008. She then completed her Bachelors of Science in Nursing Degree (BSN), from Winona State University in 2016. She is currently completing a Doctor of Nursing degree (DNP) with a Clinical Nurse Specialist focus from Winona State, graduating in December of 2022. Ms. Walker is a certified medical-surgical RN (CMSRN) as awarded through the Academy of medical-surgical nurses (AMSN) since 2016.