Terri Walker named 72nd National Auctioneers Association President

Walker, CAI, BAS, CES, Walker Auctions of Memphis, Tennessee, will serve as the NAA President for 2020-2021


Overland Park, Kan. (July 2020) – After one year as National Auctioneers Association Vice President, Terri Walker, of Memphis, Tennessee, took office as NAA President. Walker was elected by members at the 2020 Annual Business Meeting of the National Auctioneers Association after serving three years as a member of the NAA Board of Directors. She is the second female NAA President in the association’s 71-year history.

As a member of the NAA for 30 years, Walker spent six years as a CAI Advisor and three years as an NAA Board member. Walker is a second-generation auctioneer and learned the auction business working with her father, Bob Turnage, in Hayti, Missouri. She now works with her husband, Lance Walker, CAI, BAS, CES, and son, Eric Walker, at Walker Auctions in Memphis, Tennessee.

Walker will serve as president until July 2021, when the next president will take office at the International Auctioneers Conference & Show in Minneapolis, Minnesota.


About the National Auctioneers Association

Founded in 1949, NAA is the world’s largest professional association dedicated to auction professionals. Headquartered in Overland Park, Kansas, the NAA represents the interests of thousands of auction professionals in the U.S., Canada and across the world.

The NAA is a membership-based organization and represents a range of auction professionals who service a variety of industries. The association is dedicated to providing its members with educational programming and resources to help them advance themselves and, in turn, the industry. Members of the NAA abide by a strict Code of Ethics and are connected with an extensive network of auction professionals. To learn more about the auction method of marketing or find an auction or auctioneer, please visit auctioneers.org .