Blake Helm is a second year MBA candidate at Southern Methodist University’s Cox School of Business and is a veteran of the United States Army.
At Cox, Helm is concentrating his studies in finance and is the vice president of the Veterans in Business Club.
After graduating from Trinity University with a degree in finance and economics, the Dallas native enlisted in the United States Army, serving as an Infantry team and squad leader during a 15 month combat deployment to Iraq with the 3rd Infantry Division. During his time in the military, Helm earned the coveted Ranger tab and combat infantryman’s badge.
Following graduation, Helm is looking to begin a career in finance in Dallas. He also plans to continue his work in furthering veterans’ initiatives.