Blair is the Director of Student Development at Fusion Academy – San Mateo. Born and raised in San Diego, Blair headed north for college and attended University of California, Santa Cruz. She graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Literature and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Environmental Studies. Post-graduation Blair practiced public relations and communications in the technology industry for five years. Upon realizing that literature was her true love, Blair returned to school to earn her Master of Arts in Comparative Literary Studies at Utrecht University in the Netherlands. She is currently finishing her thesis, which focuses on non-fiction climate change books and the communication of science. In her free time, Blair enjoys getting outside and being active. An avid runner and hiker, she has completed five marathons (including the Boston Marathon) and countless half-marathons.