Blake Rahn

Advisor, Thrive Hubs

LocationSteele Building, Room 2003

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Alma Mater

UNC-Chapel Hill


B.S. in Geology from UNC-Chapel Hill, M.A.T in Endorsements in Mathematics and Earth Science, Secondary from Seattle University.

What I enjoy most about working with students:

Seeing them discover and develop their passions, and then helping them figure out how to manifest them.

My hometown:

Jacksonville, FL

First job out of college:

My first job out of college was working for the NCDOT as a Geotech

Lowest grade I got as an undergrad:


If I didn’t work for Advising I would:

I would probably still be in a high school classroom teaching math, which I did for 16 years before becoming a Thrive Advisor.

Bucket list item

I lived in Seattle for 9 years. Every time I saw Mt. Rainier, it took my breath away. One day I want to climb it. My family and I are plotting on when/if we can make this happen together.