WHO IS BLAKE VAN DER KAMP?
Agricultural translator. Communicator. Educator. Photographer. Serendipitor. Small town Iowa native, Blake Van Der Kamp possesses nearly five years of marketing experience, has facilitated hundreds of leadership-based workshops, and presented dozens of public speeches for various audiences. Van Der Kamp strives to be intentional with every action while promoting educational equity, inclusion, and sustainability in all facets.
Blake Van Der Kamp is currently enrolled at Iowa State University as a third-year student majoring in Agricultural Education with a Communications emphasis, International Agriculture, and Public Relations with a minor in Leadership Studies. Before coming to Iowa State University, he attended the PCM High School in Monroe, Iowa and graduated at the top of his class with honors.
You'll have someone tell you that you changed their life. And that makes all the other junk worth it.”
Blake is an exceptional colleague with a drive to succeed in whatever he has to do. I've worked with Blake at the Alhambra U.S. Chamber and he is respectable, focused, with excellent time management skills, and a high level of attention to detail.
- DANIEL DOUGLAS
I have had the great opportunity to watch Blake grow as a leader and learn to use a voice when educating and advocating. Blake cares deeply about social issues and is working hard to lead by example.
- CELYA GLOWACKI
Beyond his strong work ethic and drive for success, Blake is also very selfless. The passion and service that he shows others is inspiring.
- MICKAYLA MCGILL