The Honorable Beverley McGrew Walker
Beverley McGrew Walker is currently serving as the 45th District Clerk of Fort Bend County.
Beverley McGrew Walker is a native Texan who has deep roots in Fort Bend County history dating back to the 1800’s. Her third great grandfather registered to vote in Fort Bend County in 1867 and other relatives have been on Fort Bend County property tax rolls for decades. Beverley is a licensed attorney who practiced law in both Harris and Fort Bend Counties prior to being elected Fort Bend County District Clerk in November 2018.
Beverley has a wide range of experience working with the public in various organizations. She was the first African American woman elected to the Houston City Council. She was an admission’s officer at Texas A&M University where she directed the University’s Houston area outreach program which prepared junior high school students for college.
Beverley was employed by the Texas Engineering Extension Service where she worked with women and minority owned businesses to help them succeed in obtaining contracts with The Texas Department of Transportation. She is also a former Spanish teacher and counselor in the Houston Independent School District. She is bilingual and speaks Spanish fluently.
Beverley defines her duty to the public as being one of trust, integrity, transparency and accountability. She takes seriously the role bestowed upon her by The Texas Constitution which is to provide support for the Fort Bend County District Courts.
Beverley sincerely thanks the citizens of Fort Bend County for giving her this opportunity to serve.
Education: Bachelor of Arts, Languages, Texas A&M University
Master of Education, Counseling, University of Houston
Doctor of Jurisprudence, Law, Texas Southern University
Licenses and Admissions Supreme Court of Texas
Southern District of Texas
Memberships: State Bar of Texas
Fort Bend Bar Association
Houston Association of Bankruptcy Attorneys
County and District Clerks Association of Texas
National Association of Court Management