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John Emerson Blake

youth organization administrator

John Emerson Blake, American youth organization administrator. Named Outstanding Man of America Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1984, 85, 88, 92. Member alumni board Baker University; Member Masons, Abdallah Shrine, Delta Tau Delta (chapter advisor 1985-1992, Alumni award 1988, Outstanding Alumni award 1995).

Background

Blake, John Emerson was born on September 30, 1961 in Kansas City, Kansas, United States. Son of John Emerson Junior and Dail Denise (Brown) Blake.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Baker University, 1983. Master of Business Administration, Baker University, 1992.

Career

Special representative Overland Park (Kansas) Chamber of Commerce, 1983. Exploring executive Heart of America Council Boy Scouts American, Kansas City, Missouri, 1983-1985. District executive HOAC Boy Scouts of America, 1985, senior district executive, 1988-1991, district director, 1991-1994.

Field director Sioux Council Boy Scouts of America, Sioux Falls, South Dakota, 1994-1995. Field director Viking Council, Minneapolis, since 1995.

Religion

When anybody starts to follow the way of Jesus, it means to share his relationship with God as Father.

Politics

The Church must be self-critical before it presumes to be critical of others.

Views

Different kinds of small groups inside the overall Methodist movement should be encouraged to developed, so that both leaders and members of the societies could receive support and challenge in their faith.

Membership

Member alumni board Baker University. Member Masons, Abdallah Shrine, Delta Tau Delta (chapter advisor 1985-1992, Alumni award 1988, Outstanding Alumni award 1995).

Connections

Married Terri Denise Smith, April 14, 1984. Children: Brandon Conner, Benjamin Robert.

father:
John Emerson Blake Junior

mother:
Dail Denise (Brown) Blake

spouse:
Terri Denise Smith

children:
Brandon Conner Blake

Benjamin Robert Blake