Fostering the development of innovation and entrepreneurship. Before beginning her career in education, Blair worked in the world of manufacturing and product development. With a move back to the San Joaquin Valley from the Bay Area, she entered the field of education. A decade later, Blair still sees herself as a product developer where she is able to cultivate an environment in which students take ownership of developing their minds. Blair is currently Vice Principal, ensuring students have access to the necessary intellectual resources and capital that will help them transition from secondary academic settings to their post-secondary academic and professional endeavors. Blair’s greatest desire as an instructional leader is to ensure students are provided with an innovative intellectual experience that allows for an understanding of the connection between the academic world and post-secondary pursuits.