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Valarie Walker, 2024 Virtual

Valarie Walker (she/her) is an educator, actress, writer and storyteller. A native NY’er she discovered stories as an early reader. It is her goal to challenge thoughts and perceptions through storytelling—and to build community through shared experiences and feelings. Her big screen credits include a featured role in The Watermelon Woman, and on the small, commercials, and PSAs. An accomplished storyteller and Moth Grand Slam winner, her story of meeting Ruby Bridges was featured on the Moth Radio Hour. She received a storytelling residency with Keepsake House for the 2023 season. In 2023, self published an adult coloring book for lesbians. She is currently writing stories for a one woman show/cabaret performance for 2024.

IG: @primefactor123