Last Call: Blake Young
Posted on October 12, 2007
President/CEO, Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services
When I was little, I wanted to be: A National Geographic photographer.
I am most happy when: I'm backpacking in the wilderness.
My biggest indulgence is: My time with my daughters, Ariel and Dani.
People would be surprised to know: That I spent three years as an Army infantryman.
The best decision I ever made was: Marrying my wife, Cyndie, and starting a family.
The worst decision I ever made was: Giving up on guitar lessons.
I'm a big believer that: If you have passion and enthusiasm, success will follow.
My most-dreaded chore is: Anything involving cooking or dishes.
My dream car is: Anything four-wheel drive.
I don't waste my time: Worrying about the things I can't control.
The section of the paper I turn to first is: The sports section.
My favorite holiday is: Thanksgiving&emdash;an opportunity to help others and celebrate The Run To Feed The Hungry.