Walter Quinteros, Esq.

Board President

Name: Walter Quinteros, Esq.
Business affiliation: Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office
Title: President
Length of service: 5 years

Walter is the second oldest of four children whose parents immigrated from Guatemala to Los Angeles in 1986. When he was three years old, Walter’s family moved to Compton where they still reside. Walter attended Tibby Elementary and Davis Middle School before transferring to Los Angeles Adventist Academy. After High School Walter attended La Sierra University where he received a Bachelor’s of Science in Psychobiology and a Bachelor’s of Arts in History. After undergrad, Walter spent a year teaching at his former High School while studying for the LSAT. In 2011 Walter began attending the Drexel University School of Law where he graduated with a Juris Doctor in 2014. After law school, Walter returned to Compton to help strengthen the community and help move the city forward. His hope is that more people who grew up in Compton will choose to give back to the city that helped mold them. Walter currently works for the County of Los Angeles District Attorney’s Office.