Mr. Blake is President & CEO of the Blake Willson Group, LLC (BWG), a consulting firm dedicated to serving clients in the federal government. As the founder of BWG, he envisioned a consulting firm committed to helping federal agencies address audit accounting, and financial management related challenges; with the ultimate goal of enabling cost savings, strengthening controls and reliability, and providing financial information assurance.
Mr. Blake started his leadership endeavors as a Scout Team Leader for the United States Army where he led counter-insurgency efforts during deployment to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom (VI and VII). After nearly 7 years in the military, he was honorably discharged as a service disabled combat veteran.
Mr. Blake graduated at the top of his class from University of Maryland’s R.H. Smith School of Business, where he obtained a degree in Accounting. He is now a highly rated Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in Maryland and Virginia, with previous experience in two of the Big 4 accounting firm’s audit and advisory practices.