Blake Allen

Intern, Urban Conservancy

Blake Allen is a senior at Loyola University, graduating in May of 2019 with a B.A. in Sociology with a concentration in Global Sociology. As a native of New Orleans and a current resident, Blake found her passion in the intersections of food, environmental, and racial justice. As an intern with the Urban Conservancy, Blake advocates for environmental sustainability through projects including the Front Yard Initiative. Blake has been involved in many advocacy projects, including the experimental racial and economic-justice pop-up restaurant SAARTJ and the Yes on 2 campaign with the Unanimous Jury Coalition.