National UNITY Council Executive Committee (NUC EC) Spotlight: Blake Crook
Southeast Representative – Blake Crook is a member of the Poarch Band of Creek Indians located in Atmore, Alabama and attends Coastal Alabama Community College. Blake has been very involved in his community, working as a youth counselor for the Poarch Creek Indians Boys and Girls Club Teen Center, and through this has positively impacted the lives of young kids. Here, he has also led the teaching of language and culture, allowing him to use his leadership skills in a positive way. Through programs his tribe provides, he has been able to participate with youth and teach youth through various programs including the Tribal Youth Council and Pow Wow Club. He says these experiences have allowed him to grow and become a great role model within his community.