Blake was born in Honolulu, Hawaii and graduated from Aiea High School. He went on to attend the University of Hawaii at Manoa where he graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration. He joined the firm in January 1999 and received his CPA certification from the State of Hawaii in 2002. Blake became a principal of N&K in January 2013, and is responsible for overseeing the operations of the Assurance Services Division of the firm. Blake is also a Chartered Global Management Accountant.
His professional affiliations include the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Hawaii Society of Certified Public Accountants, the Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii (Board Member) and CPAmerica International. He is also a member of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners
Outside of the office, Blake enjoys watching sporting events, spending time with his nephews and nieces, and an occasional round of golf.
Areas of practice: Audit, accounting, and management consulting.
Industry specializations: construction, nonprofit, credit unions, employee benefit plans, government, insurance, finance, retail, and real estate.