Breakfast at Blake 2020-2021

John Paul Farmer '97

John Paul Farmer '97, chief technology officer of New York City, discusses how his role affects education and opportunity for young people across the city and revealed some surprising facts about technology in a large metropolitan city and how critical it has become to daily life.

Tim Baylor GP’32

Thursday, Feb. 18, 2021
As an active member of Minneapolis' business and political scene, Tim O. Baylor GP'32 discussed how federal laws have created and impacted segregation and how they are still active in the Twin Cities' state and local levels.

Cassidy Blackwell ’02

Thursday, Jan. 21
As the director of international communications at Airbnb, Cassidy Blackwell '02 shared her thoughts on "Sourcing Authenticity: aligning the personal and professional through purpose." She discussed her journey of rooting into her values to take the road less traveled into the tech and travel industry.

Laura Gabbert '85

Thursday, Nov. 12, 2020
Documentary director Laura Gabbert '85 discussed clips from her documentaries including a sneak peek of a production exploring the impact of COVID-19 on the American food supply chain.