Ruth Blaw

Human Services Manager at Bellevue Parks & Community Services Department

Ruth is the Manager of Human Services for the City of Bellevue and was the manager of the Seattle Conservation Corps from 2016-2023. She has over 25 years of experience creating employment and education programs for under-resourced people.

Prior to working for Seattle Parks and Recreation, she was the Director of YouthCare’s Orion Center, a downtown Seattle hub for homeless youth. She has master’s degrees in Education and Public Administration.

When not working, she plays bridge, transforms society, and is an active aunt to many nieces.


Parks and the Unhoused

Tuesday, June 25
10:15 AM - 11:30 AM