Ryan has over 12 years of experience managing teams to build and scale organizations, helping to build and launch Legacy Works Group and Oahu Invasive Species Committee. He has also worked as a project manager for Beartooth Capital. He joined Good Energy Solar in 2015, focusing on sales, business development, and operations, and occasionally breaks away to help out on solar builds. He received an MBA and Environmental Management from UC Santa Barbara’s Bren School and a BS from the University of Wisconsin with distinction. He recently sailed from Santa Barbara to Costa Rica on a cooperative sailing expedition – The Green Coconut Run. Ryan lives in Santa Barbara on a houseboat where he stays close to his passion of surfing and escapes to the Sierra where he back country snowboards and climbs.