Robert Blake is the owner of Solar Bear, pronounced Gizis-o-makwa in Ojibwe, a solar installation company located in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He is also the Executive Director of Native Sun Community Power Development, a Non-Profit likewise located in Minneapolis. Robert is a graduate student enrolled in the University of Minnesota's Carlson Executive Master of Business Administration (CEMBA) program. He is a tribal citizen of the Red Lake Nation. His passion is spreading the word about renewable energy through communication, cooperation, and collaboration.