Blake Reed

Assistant Director of Summer Programs


Joined NCSSM in October 2020

Blake Reed came to NCSSM as the Associate Manager for Summer and Extended Programs in October 2020. His main responsibilities in this role are to help manage the daily logistics of NCSSM’s summer programs. Most recently Blake served as a Youth Director at the YMCA of the Triangle where he managed school programs. He is passionate about connecting students with opportunities to explore their full potential and believes that successful students create thriving communities. Blake is a North Carolina native and earned his bachelor’s degree in recreation management and business at East Carolina University. He enjoys golfing, traveling, and spending time with his family and friends.

BS, Recreation Management/Business, East Carolina University

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