99th General Assembly, 2nd Regular Session - 2018
Representative Nate Walker
Representative
Nate Walker
District 003
Republican

Elected:2012 
Years Served:
Hometown:Kirksville
Counties:Adair, Putnam, Mercer, Sullivan
Capitol Address
Address:MO House of Representatives
201 West Capitol Avenue
Room 316
Jefferson City MO 65101 
Legislative Assistant:Rita Clarkson 
Phone:573-751-3647 
E-Mail:Nate.Walker@house.mo.gov 
Biography
Representative Nate Walker, a Republican, represents the City of Kirksville, the western part of Adair County, all of Sullivan, Putnam and Mercer Counties (District 3) in the Missouri House of Representatives. He was elected in 2012 and previously in the Missouri House of Representatives for the 12th District from 1981 – 1985.

Representative Walker has had a varied and diversified professional career having been involved in business, farming, community service, economic development, journalism, real estate and politics. He is a licensed realtor and works as a Realtor Associate for Heritage House Realty, Inc. in Kirksville, MO. His professional and vocational experiences include: former service in the Missouri General Assembly as 12th District State Representative; owner, publisher and editor of the La Plata Home Press; raising cattle and working on the family farm in Macon County; serving North Missouri in downtown, community and economic development; and working on national, state and regional transportation and traffic safety issues. Besides his service in the MO General Assembly Representative Walker is a farmer and realtor.

Representative Walker holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Agricultural Journalism and a Master of Science Degree in Regional and Community Affairs from the University of Missouri-Columbia. He has also done post graduate studies at Duke University at Durham, North Carolina and at the Haus Rissen Institute of International Politics and Economics in Hamburg, Germany.

Representative Walker is involved and active in many community organizations, charities and activities which include: Kirksville First Christian Church; Kirksville Area Chamber of Commerce; Past Chairman of the Kirksville Area Chamber of Commerce Governmental Affairs Committee; Chairman of the Highway 63 Alternate Route Traffic Safety Commission; Kirksville Rotary Club; Kirksville Arts Association; Kirksville Regional Economic Development, Inc. (K-REDI), Adair Masonic Lodge #366 AF & AM; El Kadir Shrine Club; Ararat Shrine; National Rifle Association; Ducks Unlimited; Macon County Historical Society; Macon County Flywheel & Collectable Club, Inc.; Macon Area Chamber of Commerce; and the Macon Elks.

Representative Walker resides in Kirksville. He is the father of two sons: Madison Belt Walker and Samuel Preston Belt Walker.
Sponsored Bills
Co-sponsored Bills
HB 1267 - (4114H.01I) - Lichtenegger, Donna
Changes the laws by adding virtual institutions to the "Access Missouri Financial Assistance Program"
HB 1268 - (4125H.01I) - Lichtenegger, Donna
Allows the Missouri Dental Board to issue dental faculty permits to individuals who are employed by accredited dental schools, colleges, or programs in Missouri
HB 1328 - (4325H.01I) - Remole, Tim
Requires all juvenile officers to be in compliance with the Missouri Juvenile Officer Performance Standards
HB 1329 - (4966H.01I) - Remole, Tim
Specifies that employees of a soil and water conservation district shall be eligible for membership in the Missouri local government employees' retirement system
HB 1348 - (4403H.01I) - Black, Rusty
Specifies that the department of elementary and secondary education handles funds from career and technical student organizations
HB 1349 - (4040H.01I) - Black, Rusty
Designates July seventh as "Missouri Sliced Bread Day."
HB 1354 - (5080H.01I) - Remole, Tim
Specifies that employees of a soil and water conservation district shall be eligible for membership in the Missouri local government employees' retirement system
HB 1445 - (4495H.02I) - Eggleston, J.
Prohibits the use of public funds for any stadium if twenty-nine other states adopt similar statutes
HB 1558 - (5278H.01I) - Neely, Jim
Creates the offense of nonconsensual dissemination of private sexual images
HB 1721 - (5568H.01I) - Black, Rusty
Prohibits the State Tax Commission from raising agricultural land productive values under certain circumstances
HB 1744 - (5478H.01I) - Hansen, Jim
Modifies the A+ Schools Program by removing the requirement that the student's attendance of public high school occur in the three years immediately prior to graduation
HB 1745 - (5477H.01I) - Hansen, Jim
Prohibits text messaging while driving for all drivers
HB 1876 - (5615H.01I) - Lichtenegger, Donna
Modifies various provisions relating to degree offerings at public institutions of higher education
Amendments
Past Legislation