BLAKE SPEARS - Member At Large

After being born and raised in Virginia, Blake has lived in the sF area for over 40 years. His professional experience includes 25 years as a market research consultant to the pharmaceutical and medical device industries for his own firm, Insight Healthcare consulting. His career also includes working for the us environmental Protection agency. He brings over 20 years of non-profit board experience, 14 of which have been with Matri compassionate care, an HIV hospice in san Francisco. His background includes degrees in chemical engineering and an MBa from the stanford Graduate school of Business. In 2013, he married his partner of 39 years.