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Blake Hutson is Interim Director of Health Advocacy for Consumers Union. He started working with Consumers Union in 2008 as part of the organization’s “Cover America Tour,” traveling the nation for four months via RV and filming stories of real-life experiences with the health care system.
Today, Blake manages the Consumer Reports Health Law Helper project and leads public education efforts and outreach on our health reform campaigns.
Before coming to Consumers Union, Blake lived and worked in the South American country of Guyana. As a volunteer, he assisted local groups in community mobilization and organizational development. Blake has a Bachelor’s in marketing from the University of Texas and a Master’s in political science and public policy from Texas State University.