Mitchell (Mitch) Blake grew up in St. George, UT where his family was involved in the concrete construction business. After serving a mission for the LDS Church in Argentina, Mitch returned home to meet his wife Nicole while attending Dixie College. Mitch and Nicole have 5 children and 4 grandchildren. Mitch graduated from Utah Tech University (Dixie College) with his associates degree. Mitch holds a certificate in Surgical Technology from SLCC, a bachelor’s degree in Business Management from the University of Phoenix, and a Master of Business Administration from Bellarmine University.
He has worked for CNH Industrial for the past 26 years living in the Midwest for 12 of those years. Mitch is fluent in Spanish and has been a youth leader most of his adult life in organizations such as his church, Boy Scouts of America, youth sports teams, and currently serves on the board of directors for UMA.
Mitch served in the Air Force Reserves for 13 years as a heavy equipment operator attaining the rank of Staff Sergeant. He continues to serve his local community as a Precinct Vice-chair. Mitch has a passion to see youth develop themselves into active and involved citizens with pride in their country and dedication to their families.