October Renaissance Staff Member of the Month: Mr. Tim Walk

Each month the Renaissance Club chooses a teacher or staff member of the month

10 things we love about Mr. Walk:

  • Your friendliness
  • Your tech-knowledge
  • You always go above and beyond to help with student activities
  • Your carefulness
  • Your willingness to help
  • You are always busy keeping things up-to-date
  • Your hard work and dedication to the school
  • You show up ASAP when someone needs your help
  • Your humor
  • You keep our Chromebooks healthy

Eagle Eye: What inspired you to do what you do?

Tim Walk:  I have been interested in electronics since I was in elementary school. I was given an electronics kit as a gift and that was all it took.

EE: How long have you been doing this job?

TW: About 37 years.

EE: Have you always worked at at Tyrone? If not, where else?

TW: No, I worked at C-Cor Electronics in State College from 1980 to 2000.

EE: Where did you attend high school/what year did you graduate?

TW: I went to Tyrone Area High School and graduated in 1979.

EE: What’s your favorite movie?

TW: Any movie that is  Sci-Fi.

EE: Where did you attend college?

TW: I went to The Computer Learning Network after C-Cor shut down in 2000.

EE: What is your advice to the class of 2016?

TW: Find something you like to do and stick with it.

EE: Who is your favorite staff member to work with and why?

TW: I like all staff members, but I like to pick on Bub.