Sustainable Business Specialist
Third-party and regulatory certifications
CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility)
BMC (Business Model Canvas)
Ryan contributed as an intern in 2015 and joined the firm in the beginning of 2017 upon graduation from Western Washington University with a Bachelors in Business and Sustainability and a minor in Entrepreneurship and Innovation.
Ryan is building our burgeoning sustainability program, with an initial focus on helping local growers and processors to obtain USDA Organic Certification, Non-GMO Project Verification and B-Corp Certification.
When Ryan is not working, he is exploring many of his varied interests. He is founder of Flow Motion Trail Tours, co-founder of the Kindling Collective and co-founder of WWU's Mountain Bike Club and Net Impact: Corporate Sustainability Club.
Ryan enjoys a rich mixture of outdoors adventure and indoor competitive pursuits. He is active in the mountain bike community, festival risk reduction, the WWU IDEA Institute, the Western Cycling Team, Bellingham's entrepreneurial community and strategy games. He loves riding his bike in the forest, building and painting miniatures, playing board games, and watching e-sports.