Conrad cultivates people, plants, and ideas. He delights in taking focused, intentional action to awaken passion in others and better our world. Growing up on his family’s farm, he developed a love of nature, meaningful work and improvisation. He served with distinction in the Air Force, where he built and led high-performing teams. He has more than a decade of experience in entrepreneurship and small business, with advanced degrees in Electronics, Agri-business, and Supply Chain Management. Conrad believes together we are stronger and he lives to grow leaders, help teams connect, be outside, and eat chocolate chip cookies.