Assistant Portfolio Manager
Blake started his career at Bell Bank in 2013 as a part-time teller. During college, he moved to Bell’s wealth management division, where he demonstrated clear abilities and earned increasing responsibility. Upon graduation in 2017, Blake was invited to join the Bell Institutional Investment Management (BIIM) team.
Building upon his experience, Blake’s range of duties has rapidly expanded to encompass his current role, including trading fixed income securities, investment strategy research, client reporting, and portfolio management. Blake is also a member of the BIIM Investment Committee.
Blake grew up in North Dakota, where he graduated from North Dakota State University in Fargo with a bachelor’s degree in finance, along with minors in accounting and fraud investigation.
Away from work, Blake enjoys golfing, hunting, and snowmobiling.
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