President Ira K. Blake
Ira Kincade Blake, Ph.D., is the first woman and first African-American president of University of Houston-Clear Lake, one of the region's top public universities.
With an educational background in psychology and extensive experience as an educator and leader, President Blake is focused on inclusive learning and creating leadership opportunities.
Office of the President Staff
Executive Associate to the President
Division Business Administrator
Student professionals are an important part of the President's vision-building process. Encouragement of respect for diversity, believing in the entrepreneurial spirit of individuals, and nurturing their growth are amongst the core values of the president. Student professionals work assists students in embarking on a lifelong journey of self-discovery and improvement.