Dr. Jim Blake, the Managing Member of J T Blake LLC, serves as CTI’s Senior Advisor. Dr. Blake began with CTI following his retirement as Program Executive Officer for Simulation, Training, and Instrumentation in June 2014. A dual-rated Master Army Aviator, Dr. Blake rose from Private to Colonel during his service in the U.S. Army. Working as a Senior Research Scientist at Texas A&M, Dr. Blake had his first experiences with the CTI leadership team at the Army’s Institute for Creative Technologies in Los Angeles.
Dr. Blake is a graduate of the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College, the Defense Systems Management College, and the U.S. Army War College. His formal education includes a B.S. degree in Accounting from the University of Tampa, an M.S. degree in Systems Engineering from the Naval Postgraduate School, and a Ph.D. degree in Computer Science from Duke University.