Blake Damery joined Prairie Engineers in 2017 and serves as an Engineering Technician for Prairie Engineers. He is currently assigned to complete pavement testing, engineering evaluations, and performance monitoring on various roadways throughout the State of Illinois. This statewide project includes non-destructive pavement testing and data collection in support of the pavement technology unit of the Bureau of Materials and Physical Research at IDOT.
Blake has earned his bachelor's degree in Industrial Management and Applied Engineering at Southern Illinois University at Carbondale.
Blake is also the President for Kerbystrong, a nonprofit organization that helps inspire, educate, and support local cancer patients. The Kerbystrong foundation was created to help honor his late Father (Kerby), who first came up with the idea, and was started with help from his Mother, friends, and other family members.
Blake is a huge race fan, he spent most of his childhood helping and watching his Dad race at local dirt tracks. He is currently building his own car and plans on racing it at his hometown track, Macon Speedway.