Years at TLS: 2017-present
Blake was born in Topeka at Stormont Vail Hospital. He received the Eagle Scout award. He is also a TLS alum (2000). He attended Kansas State University, where he received a BS Social Science with an emphasis in Psychology and Mass Communications. He has been a member of Faith Lutheran Church for 25 years where he has taught Sunday School, been involved in Faith In Action, among various other activities.
He and his wife have a son, which Blake says is the best gift his family has ever had. In his free time, Blake enjoys playing golf, working outside, construction, and home improvement.
Blake is grateful to be able to serve at a school which forever impacted his life for the better.
What 3 words would you use to describe yourself?
Father, passionate, and driven
If you had a time machine that only worked once what time in history would you visit and why?
I’m intrigued by different aspects of history. The most unique aspect of history to me is the Industrial Revolution. I’d love to meet the people who started building our country’s manufacturing processes and see what their thought process was with less access to the technologies that we have today.
If you were to star in a cartoon (real or fictional) what would the name of the cartoon be?
I’m not big into cartoons but if I was, I’d choose Superman. Being able to be change who you are at the drop of a hat and make a positive impact on society is a really cool thing.