A distinguished military graduate from the University of North Georgia, Blake began his career as a Second Lieutenant in the Georgia Army National Guard. In parallel with intensive flight school training for helicopters and airplanes, Blake pursued his Master of Science in Taxation from the University of Cincinnati. As an Investment Advisor Representative, Insurance Agent, and tax expert, Blake served clients nationwide, providing innovative financial solutions in an ever-changing world. With a deep interest in taxation as it pertains to real estate, Blake established Mountain Realty Partners (MRP), a firm specializing in commercial development and real estate management. As a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and Chartered Trust and Fiduciary Advisor (CTFA), Blake harmonizes real estate investment opportunities with his extensive knowledge of tax planning and financial analysis. After serving as the Chief Financial Officer of Bison Advisors and Armis Strategies, he founded BrookHaven Tax & Accounting Professionals, LLC, and also holds the role of Director of Planning at Mountain Crypto Advisers (MCA), a company that focuses on planning within the cryptocurrency space. In his military career, Blake served as a Blackhawk pilot in an Assault Helicopter Battalion and a General Support Aviation Battalion, Blake has been honored with the Meritorious Service Medal, the US Army Parachutists Badge, and the Republic of Georgia’s Mountain Warfare School badge. Based in Northeast Georgia, Blake cherishes life with his wife Loren, their two sons Nate and Noah, and their cat, Cheerio.