In December 2018, Blake joined the Research Triangle Foundation in a part-time capacity as an Assistant Planner. He brings comprehensive land use and transportation planning experience, as well as previous work in public engagement, to the Foundation. As Assistant Planner, Blake assists with planning and development in the Park, provides GIS expertise, and helps manage the transportation demand management (TDM) program at RTF.
Blake graduated with a bachelor’s degree in geography from BYU, and is currently pursuing his Masters in City and Regional Planning at the University of North Carolina. When Blake is not working or studying, he enjoys traveling abroad, reading, and following/playing sports (you might find him on any given sand volleyball court in the Triangle during the summer).