Coordinator of Special Projects
Blake Weiss serves as the Coordinator of Special Projects, supporting the Vice Chancellor for Student Life on division-wide operations and initiatives.
Prior to joining UTK, Blake served as the Neighborhood Relations Coordinator at the University of South Carolina where he worked to strengthen relationships between the university and surrounding community. While at South Carolina, Blake also served as an instructor for the College of Arts and Sciences (COLA 298) and University 101 Programs (U101).
Blake earned his master’s degree in Higher Education from Florida State University and a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Mississippi. At Florida State, Blake gained professional experiences in residence life, orientation, and leadership education. Blake’s professional interests include town and gown relations, community engagement, teaching, and assessment.