Our Management Team





Dee Schoenfield - President

Jim Schoenfield - Vice President




Jim Schoenfield - Vice President


Jim is a 1978 graduate of Kearsley High School.  From a family of electrical contractors, Jim completed his IBEW Electrical Apprenticeship in 1987. Most of his career was spent with Newkirk Electric, where he rose from Journeyman up to Flint Division Manager.  His project experience is wide ranging and includes medical, commercial, and industrial projects of all sizes. Career highlights include being Project Manager for the electrical portion of the renovation of historic Hill Auditorium on the campus of The University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, the Genesys Athletic Club in Grand Blanc, the CS Mott Engineering & Science Building at Kettering University in Flint, and seven Target stores around southeast Michigan. Jim is also considered a preferred provider of electrical contracting services for GM Flint Truck Assembly in Flint, GM Service Parts Operations in Swartz Creek and Grand Blanc, and at the campus of The University of Michigan- Flint.


Jim started Walker Electric in 2004 with his wife Dee. The company’s name is derived from Jim’s middle name.




John Gibbons- Estimator

John is a 1996 Graduate of Harper Creek High School in Battle Creek where he began his electrical training.  He continued after High School at Kellogg Community College’s Regional Manufacturing Technology Center.  John received his Journeyman’s license in 2001 and his Master’s license in 2007.  John also has his CompTia Network + certification in computer networking and a Convergence Technology Professional (CTP) Certification.  John also has 10+ years in the telecommunications field and has gained several business telephone certifications.


John’s past estimating and project management experiences include several projects at the Battle Creek Air National Guard, The Hart-Dole-Inouye Federal Center, Fort Wayne Air National Guard, and The United States Postal Service.