William (Alex) Walker was raised in Knoxville, TN and graduated from the University of Tennessee. He was a member of Sigma Chi Fraternity. Walker spent eight years as an officer in the U.S. Army Reserve with an honorable discharge and the rank of captain. He spent a long career with United States Gypsum Co. in various marketing and sales management positions. He is currently retired
Walker wrote several magazine articles for Lost Treasure Magazine. The first titled The Lost Gold of Keel Mountain was published in the December 2006 issue . A second article titled “Joseph Criner Family Treasures Found” was published in the July 2012 issue and a third titled “An Unlikely Treasure Found” in the May 2013 issue.
He has completed four historical Action/Adventure thriller novels titled TOLTEC, CUZCO, and ZENOX (Part of the Toltec Series) published by Deeds Publishing, Athens, GA. TOLTEC was released in July 2012, CUZCO released June 4, 2013, the third novel, ZENOX was released July 2015, and the fourth novel of the series, RUNES, was released by the publisher the end of February 2018.