Blake Lanphier is the farm manager at Historic Wagner Farm in Glenview, Illinois, a position he has held since 2016. He oversees daily production, maintenance, and the Glenview Clovers 4-H club, as well as his diverse team.
Blake grew up working on a diversified livestock and crop operation in Iowa. Throughout his youth and into college, Blake earned several accolades exhibiting livestock on a county, state, and national level. He has a Bachelor of Science in animal science from Iowa State University. In 2020, he graduated from the Illinois Agricultural Leadership Program and has been serving as the chair for the Cook County Farm Bureau Young Leaders since 2022.