Blake Dursteler



Blake Dursteler is the President of the Center for Growth and Opportunity at Utah State University.

Blake is a real estate developer, entrepreneur, and private equity investor who has spent the majority of his career working in the areas of real estate, accounting, and finance. He previously served as Chief Financial Officer for one of the largest privately-held real estate development firms in the Intermountain West.

Blake serves on the National Advisory Board for the Jon M. Huntsman School of Business at Utah State University and has taught courses in real estate development, corporate finance, and equity valuations at Utah State University as an adjunct faculty member. Blake also serves on the board of directors for a number of local charitable and nonprofit organizations.

Blake earned a master’s degree in accounting and bachelor’s degrees in finance and accounting from Utah State University.