Tim has been on the corporate innovation/venturing side of things in Silicon Valley for several years looking at different technologies from vertical closed-system ag, to precision platforms for large-scale row crops. He is the son of a plant ecologist and loves anything that makes our soil, water, air, and food better. Prior to his work in Silicon Valley, Tim worked with several firms and think tanks in Washington, DC as an analyst, and also spent a bit of time running through the halls of Congress. Tim received a BA from Brigham Young University, and an MA from the Johns Hopkins University SAIS. He also plays music, and dabbles in many different creative outlets along the way.