Jacob Walker joined DTE Energy in 2009 as a participant in their Advanced Degree Development program. He is currently serving as a Manager for the Center of Excellence focused on strategy and analytics for the Corporate Services organization which is responsible for DTE Energy’s procurement, warehousing, fleet and facilities operations. Jacob joined DTE Energy in 2009 as a participant in their Advanced Degree Development program. Prior to his current role, he has served in multiple capacities including decision support, gross margin, corporate finance, and financial forecasting and analysis. Prior to relocating to Michigan, Jacob lived in Georgia where he worked for ATT in multiple financial and analytical capacities.
While in Michigan, Jacob has served his community in several ways including the BING Institute as a member of new government initiative, Real Life 101 a mentoring program focused on inner city black males, and STEP an internal program to DTE Energy focused on employment opportunities for underexposed youth. Currently he serves as a mentor with the BING Youth Institute, a mentor program for young black males. He is grateful for the opportunity to serve and be of service to Michigan and its citizens.
Jacob is a graduate of Alabama State University earning a Bachelor’s of Science in Accounting and Kennesaw State University with a Master of Business Administration with a concentration in Finance.
Jacob was born in Gary, Indiana and currently resides in Detroit, Michigan