Jennifer Blake, LC
Senior Lighting Specialist
Since joining Evergreen Consulting Group in 2011, Jennifer has been a lighting applications specialist, using AGI software to provide lighting layout assistance. She also introduces customers to the latest fixture, lamp and ballast technologies.
Previously, Jennifer worked for lighting manufacturer Finelite assisting commercial and educational facilities with selecting and installing high-efficiency fluorescent and LED lighting systems. Since 1993, she has worked for manufacturers’ reps and an electric distributor in Portland and Houston, selling products and helping contractors, architects, engineers, lighting designers, distributors and end users complete lighting retrofits.
Jennifer has a bachelor’s degree from Willamette University where she studied science and psychology. As a member of the Illuminating Engineering Society of North America, she has completed several of their educational courses and other lighting workshops. Jennifer became a LEED Green Associate in 2012, and also earned a Lighting Certified Professional designation from the National Council on Qualifications for the Lighting Professions, NCQLP, in 2012.
Originally from Grants Pass, Jennifer now lives in the Portland, Oregon, area where she enjoys riding her scooter, walking her dogs and cheering for the Trailblazers basketball team. She is an active volunteer, serving as vice-president (2015-16) and president-elect (2016-17) of the Portland section of the Illuminating Engineering Society. She also dedicates time to Medical Teams International, Union Gospel Mission and Good Neighbor Center.