Blum, Annalise

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Blum, Annalise Gender: F
Annalise Gomersall Blum
born on 18 February 1987 at 15:29 (= 3:29 PM )
Place Berkeley, California, 37n52, 122w16
Timezone PST h8w (is standard time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 29°47' s_mo.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 29°40 Asc.s_leocol.18.gif 02°14'


American environmental engineer, and the only child of mountaineer Arlene Blum, the first American woman to attempt Mount Everest. Annalise Blum, PhD, serves as an American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Policy Fellow at the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD). In support of the office of Stability and Humanitarian Affairs, her work is focused on stabilization, prevention of conflict, environmental security, and protection of cultural heritage. Annalise leads the RECESS (Resource Competition, Environmental Security, and Stability) team, which is informing DoD strategic thinking on the links between these topics. She also co-leads the AAAS Water Affinity group and is a Lecturer at Johns Hopkins University.

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Source Notes

Full name, date, year and place (Alameda county) from California Birth Index. Sy Scholfield quotes time and place from Breaking Trail: A Climbing Life by Arlene Blum (Simon and Schuster, 2005), page 295: "in Berkeley... Annalise Gomersall Blum was born at 3:29 p.m."


  • Traits : Mind : Education extensive (BS, MS, PhD)
  • Family : Childhood : Family noted (Daughter of Arlene Blum, mountaineer)
  • Family : Childhood : Only child
  • Lifestyle : Home : Expatriate (Lived in Kenya)
  • Personal : Birth : Difficult birth (Forceps delivery)
  • Vocation : Education : Researcher
  • Vocation : Education : Teacher
  • Vocation : Engineer : Other Engineer (Environmental)