Brooke is a Technology Consulting Manager within Accenture's Financial Services practice, having spent the past five years guiding clients through major transformations. She received her Bachelors in Civil and Environmental Engineering from UCLA, and is currently completing graduate coursework in Financial Services Data Analytics from the Stevens Institute of Technology. Staying close to the undergraduate community, she serves on the UCLA Engineering Alumni Board. Brooke has been involved in Seed since 2016, serving as a Consultant for the Surfrider Foundation, as a Project Manager for the US Green Chambers of Commerce, and developed the Sprout Initiative during her time as the Director of Outreach. Outside of these experiences, Brooke enjoys hiking with her Australian Shepherd, Hatch, golfing with friends and family, and scuba diving.
Andrew GarciaChief Operations Officer
Upon graduating from UCLA with a major in Economics and double minors in Accounting and Environmental Systems, Andrew joined the Management Consulting firm, Accenture. He spent 5 years at the company implementing systems and improving processes. In 2017, he began to pursue his MBA at Presidio Graduate School (PGS), which teaches each class with a lens of environmental sustainability and social impact. At PGS, he is currently serving as Student Body President and is on the PGS Advisory Board. For his Summer internship, Andrew is working for Dow Chemicals to add sustainability to each of Dow Coating Material’s market segment strategies. Andrew joined Seed Consulting Group in 2015 and has served as a Consultant, Project Manager, Vice President and currently serves as the Chief Operations Officer.
Ryan PlattChief Finance Officer
Ryan Platt is a Strategy and Planning professional and serves as CFO for Seed Consulting Group. Ryan has a wide breadth of experience across multiple industries including Non-Profit, Sports & Entertainment, and Food Service. Ryan received his MBA from UC Irvine with a focus in Strategy and Digital Transformation. Additionally, he holds a PMP designation. Prior to business school, Ryan was a professional baseball player with the Milwaukee Brewers. He received his bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from UC Riverside. In his free time, he enjoys traveling, hiking with his wife and dog, and trying new eateries.
Robb FahrionChief Marketing Officer
Robb Fahrion is a graduate of Chapman University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration and Marketing emphasis and a Communications minor. Robb is currently the Co-Founder and a Partner in Flying V Group, a digital marketing and advertising agency in Orange County, CA, which has serviced over 150+ clients..
Robb is a native to the Southern California area and became involved with Seed as a Consultant in 2016 and was later named Chief Marketing Officer in April of 2019. In his free time, Robb enjoys spending time with family, rooting for his favorite sports' teams, and spending time with his girlfriend, Alexandra!
Jennifer HoChief Development Officer
Jennifer Ho works in Television Business Affairs at Creative Artist Agency and is the current CDO of Seed Consulting Group. She co-founded seedOC in 2015 and since has spent her time as a consultant, project manager, and External Vice President for seedOC.
At one point in her life, Jennifer thought she wanted to be an actress while she majored in Theater at UCLA. She is a JD graduate from Whittier Law School and recently completed her Immigration Law Fellowship at Asian American Advancing Justice. In her free time she likes to embark on hiking adventures and dine at Nobu.
Noah OlsmanChief Analytics Officer
Noah is a 5th year PhD candidate at that California Institute of Technology in the Department of Computing and Mathematical Sciences. His research focuses on applying mathematical methods from engineering to the study of biological systems. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Southern California in electrical engineering. He has worked with Seed Consulting Group since 2015 and served as consultant, project manager, and currently is the Chief Analytics Officer. His primary focus is Seed Insights, a public-facing branch of Seed that focuses on the communication of sustainability-oriented research.