Valoria Walker is an Advance Care Planning Trainer and End of Life Doula. She is the owner of her private practice called Doula by Destiny. As COVID-19 continued to spread, Valoria pivoted her business to serve patients and caregivers by providing companion calls and virtual meetings. Valoria partners with organizations to promote the significance of advance care planning for medical emergencies and holistic care at the end-of-life.
Her recent accomplishments include her interview, Parting Gift, published in the October edition of The Oprah Magazine. She is the reigning Grand Prize winner of the 2019 Boom Competition sponsored by AARP. Valoria plans are to continue supporting individuals in various care settings to stay connected to her calling and the community.
She sits as an Advisory Council Member, International End of Life Doula Association (INELDA), and End-of-Life Doula Advisory Council Member for NHPCO.
Valoria has a Master’s in Management of Aging Services. She believes receiving a degree is an accomplishment, but having compassion is a gift.