Blake Bussie

Operations and Social Media Manager

Blake Bussie is the Administrative + Social Media Assistant at the Jefferson Education Exchange (JEX).

At JEX, Blake serves as the point person working closely with the leadershp team to participate in the planning and administrative support for national events. In addition to providing administrative support, he monitors and engages on social media daily, looking for opportunities to connect with key audiences. He quickly identifies digital conversations and trends that JEX could join, engaging new and existing audiences in creative ways. 

Prior to joining JEX, Blake had completed his Masters of Science in Professional Media and Media Management and his Bachelors of Sceince in Marketing from Southern Illinois University Carbondale (SIUC). There he attatined several positions and internships where he managed creative teams, implemented social media strategies, and learning to produce the most innovative marketing solutions under the umbrella of SIUC.