Craig Blake, Assistant Director of the Ephraim Small Business Development Center (SBDC), provides business consulting services and business trainings at the Richfield SBDC satellite office. Craig recently joined as the Assistant Director for the Snow College SBDC program in March 2018. He is also the Custom Fit administrator serving clients in the six county area.
Craig was born and raised in Richfield, Utah. A graduate of Richfield High School, Craig also graduated from Sevier Valley Tech (now Snow College Richfield) with a 2 year certificate in Electricity.
Craig served the people of Nashville, Tennessee from 1985-1987 for his church. Following his mission, he attended Southern Utah University, where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration, with an emphasis in Small Business Management.
Prior to working for the SBDC, Craig worked for Gold Leaf Directories, Inc. for 17+ years as the general manager and production manager. He also worked for the Department of Workforce Services and has worked as an apprentice electrician for Blake Electric Company here in Richfield. He owns and operates a small wood working business, Nature’s Creations, building rustic furniture pieces & pedestals for taxidermists to display trophy mounts of small and big game animals. In addition to his professional experience, Craig has served in many callings of leadership positions within his church. He also serves as the Sevier Valley-Norm Bowden Chapter President of the National Wild Turkey Federation.
Craig and his wife Karalee have 3 children. He enjoys spending time with his family as well as having a great love for the outdoors! He enjoys hunting, archery, fishing & camping.