Calm crisis services, with a sense of urgency

Joseph H. Walker, M.B.A.

Joseph is the co-owner and Treasurer of Bernard & Associates, P.C. a Chattanooga based consulting firm focusing on various forms of trauma, crisis disaster and intervention behavioral health for individuals and businesses/ organizations. Joseph provides business consulting during a crisis situation with members of management and human resource. He teaches the national recognized ServSafe Food Protection courses including Manager Certification class. During crisis events Joseph provides dietary consultations to emergency managers ensure that the dietary needs of victims & responders are being meet. He is a founding member and Treasurer of the Board of Directors for the PAR Foundation, a registered non-profit that provides preparation, assessment and response for various businesses foreign and domestic. He is a nationally registered instructor with the National Restaurant Association.


Masters in Business Administration:

University of Phoenix

Bachelor of Science in Business Management:

University of Phoenix

Associate of Science:

Chattanooga State Technical Community College


Food: Registered ServSafe Food Handler Instructor Certified Dietary Manager Certified Food Protection Professional Certified National Restaurant Association Instructor Certified ServSafe Food Protection Manager Certification Instructor Certificate for Providing Quality Food Service

Business: Certificate of Basic RAI Training: Material Safety Data Management Certificate of Supervisor Training Submarine Qualification Certificate Certified National Pharmaceutical Representative

Board Member:

Treasurer Founding Member: PAR Foundation
Treasurer, Business Manager: Bernard & Associates, P.C.
Advisory Board Member: Virginia College of Business and Health

Experience in Food Service:

U.S. Navy                      California Dreaming                    Domino’s Pizza                  Shoney’s
Bell-Air Grill                   Applebee’s                                  Ruby Tuesday                   Garden Plaza Hotel
Arby’s                            Burger King                                Cracker Barrel                    Panera Bread
Chop House                  Piccadilly                                     5 Star Food Ser.                Marriott Hotel
Wood Dale Health Center                                                 Hamilton County School Nutrition

Experience in Business Management:

Applebee’s                              Garden Plaza Hotel                               Hamilton County School Nutrition
Burger King                             Integrity Staffing                                    Wood Dale Health Center
Arby’s                                      Robert Half Staffing                               Blue Cross Blue Shield of TN
Piccadilly                                 Randstad Staffing                                  Covenant Transportation
Hyle Trucking                          5 Star Food Service                               California Dreaming
Panera Bread                          Marriott Hotel                                         Bernard & Associates, P.C.


Married no children; Native of Rockwood, TN; Home in Chattanooga, TN; Eagle Scout with gold, silver, bronze palms; U.S. Navy Veteran. Hobbies include traveling, working-out, landscaping, swimming, and bicycling.