Scott Walker joined Golf Channel in 2008. He currently serves as a reporter for Golf Central, the network’s evening news program, and as an interviewer for the network’s PGA TOUR and European Tour tournament coverage.
Prior to joining Golf Channel, Walker accumulated more than 20 years of sports broadcasting and journalism experience, including four years at ESPN as a national correspondent and reporter for SportsCenter. Walker also was a correspondent for USA Network’s PGA TOUR Sunday and a college football sideline reporter for ABC Sports.
A graduate of Stanford University, Walker’s career began in 1994 as a production assistant for CNN Sports, followed by his role as a sports reporter for NBC affiliate KNSD in San Diego, where he won the San Diego Press Club Award for best sports reporting in 1997 and the Golden Mike Award for best sports reporting in Southern California in 1998.
Walker currently serves as president of the Board of Directors for The First Tee of Central Florida. He was selected to receive the 2013 Trailblazer Award from the African-American Golfers Hall of Fame.