Director of Outreach
Xavier Walter is the Director of Outreach for the Building Performance Association. He began his career in home performance in 2008 after serving in the United States Navy and spending years in the construction finance and lending industries. As Director of Outreach, Xavier organizes at the state level, advises state governments on how best to use their resources to advance the home performance industry, and furthers the association’s mission for workforce development.
Xavier has over a decade of experience conducting energy audits, air sealing, and whole-home retrofits under the Home Performance with Energy Star Program. He is a presenter and teacher with thousands of hours in both classroom and field settings. One of his greatest passions is helping others understand the value of making homes more comfortable, safe, and efficient. Xavier is a BPI Certified Building Analyst, Energy Auditor, QCI, as well as a RESNET HERS Rater and 2015 IECC Plans Examiner.
Outside of his passion for energy efficiency, he co-owns a popular campground and fishing lake called Camp Holly at the confluence of the Holly River and Grassy Creek in Webster County, West Virginia. He enjoys exploring, farming, and live music.