Craig has founded multiple businesses in the sustainable ocean space. His passion for the ocean began at 14 years old while working on commercial fishing vessels in Alaska. His role as CEO is diverse, and includes leading the scale-up of Tidal Vision’s core technologies, forming partnerships, and promoting a culture of innovation.
Zach is a thoughtful leader with a diverse range of experience growing business and innovations. Zach’s career has ranged geographically from the desert southwest to the south pacific, and north to Alaska, with deep experience from manual labor to team management and executive thought leadership. Zach helps Tidal Vision focus on strategic imperatives; fostering culture, ideation, and better, faster decision making.
Vivian is a leading nanotechnology expert with years of experience leading teams of scientists and researchers doing R&D for biopolymer applications. She was previously founder and CEO of ViaeX, a chitosan-focused nanotechnology company that Tidal Vision acquired. As Chief Product Officer she leads our product development, R&D partnerships, and IP execution.
Kevin is an experienced global executive that has spent his career delivering scalable and sustainable solutions in the agriculture industry. His passion for agriculture started on his family’s farm and continues today as he establishes the strategic direction and scales Tidal Vision’s agriculture division.
Peter brings vast international commercial leadership experience from his time at DuPont and Dow Chemical. He is bound with passion in customer experience to enhance every touch point with chitosan solutions. Peter is responsible for steering sales and marketing execution.
Kari has a passion for understanding and communicating how new products and technologies can solve customers problems. She has two degrees, in Marketing and Management, and a minor in international business. She leads our go-to-market strategies and business development team with Tidal-Tex™ in the textile industry.
Tim’s drive for operational excellence began in his career in the US Army and grew as he led international production and engineering teams in the injection molding and semiconductor industry. He leads Tidal Vision’s production and operations teams.
Kristin enjoys combining her passion for science and data with her experience navigating regulatory agencies to strategically align interests with Tidal Vision’s mission. This work includes working with numerous chemical and environmental regulations in the US and abroad. She has a BS in Biology, a Masters in Ecology, and prior experience at the USDA and US Fish and Wildlife Services.
Dr. Cyrus Anderson, PhD
Cyrus has a PhD in chemistry and brings extensive polymer formulation development, product validation, and IP generation experience from companies such as 3M and PACCAR. At Tidal Vision, he deploys his vast expertise to accelerate development and optimization of chitosan solutions that solve our customer’s problems.
Emma graduated from WWU with a BS in Environmental Science/Marine Ecology and a minor in chemistry. Her work is driven by her passion for the ocean and sustainability as demonstrated by her time spent teaching marine science aboard whale watching boats and designing protocols for monitoring invasive marine species for Oceanus Alaska. At Tidal Vision, she helps improve customer satisfaction by monitoring product quality and generating CoAs.
Inspired by nature, Ricki brings a chemistry degree and years in botanical chemistry and biological systems research to Tidal Vision. Ricki explores and can explain the deepest intricacies of how chitosan works for agricultural applications.
Leah is great at optimizing processes and forming relationships with our supply chain and logistic partners. Before joining Tidal Vision, she worked as a quality engineer for the Aerospace industry and in roles that involved customer service and technical communication.
Ben enjoys building relationships centered around solving our world’s most pressing environmental challenges with sustainable and economical biochemistry solutions. He has prior experience in marketing, event coordinating, and communication roles. His role includes business development of Tidal Clear™ in the Pacific Northwest region.
Jenn brings our team a dynamic leadership career in developing customized programs championing environmental and social responsibility. She leads Tidal Clear™ water treatment sales in the Northeast states through dedicated customer relationships and collaborative solutions.
Alex has a passion for operational excellence and safety, which began while he attended Bellingham Technical College and progressed as he produced aerospace components for Boeing, Airbus, NASA, and more. He is a Process Operator and produces our chitosan solutions at our West Coast facilities.
Ashlie holds a BS in Marine Biology, an MS in Aquaculture, and a deep passion for protecting our environment and oceans. She comes to Tidal Vision equipped with over a decade of analytical and QA/QC management experience from her previous career in FDA veterinary pharmaceuticals at Syndel. Ashlie eagerly hopes to support and amplify the QA/QC lab team towards the innovation goals of Tidal Vision.
Steve is an experienced production and facilities leader with a demonstrated history of working in the manufacturing industry. He brings skills in operations management, business process improvement, preventative maintenance, SQF, HACCP, food defense, organics, supply chain management, and quality assurance.
Alex has a graduate degree from UCSB’s Bren school and brings a passion for science and innovation to the team. He applies his love of art and design to communicate our mission and value to customers, employees, and the world.
Lee is an experienced and accomplished water treatment sales, technical, and marketing professional with experience at Solenis, ACS, GE Water, and more. His role includes business development of Tidal Clear™ in the Southeast region of the US.
Joni enjoys keeping everything running ‘behind the scenes’ at Tidal Vision so our commercial and production teams can continue to produce chitosan solutions. Prior to joining Tidal Vision she managed AR, AP, inventory management, and other systems for a wide range of industries.
Carly’s passion for building relationships has led her down the path of customer service and volunteer management for over 20 years. At Tidal Vision, Carly aims to enhance the customer experience and provide sales support to heighten each customer’s journey.
Marni Van Meter
Mari is passionate about using her broad experience in the textile industry to displace traditional, and often toxic, chemicals by providing our customers with sustainable and turn-key Tidal-Tex™ solutions. She has a degree in Textile Chemistry, and recently got her MBA after gaining extensive career experience in textile coating R&D at Lubrizol, BGF Industries, and Saab Barracuda.
Tim’s creative approaches to problem solving and his deep skillset in electrical, mechanical and other work began in his prior career as a electrician, mechanic, and electrical control specialist. Tim takes initiative in creating and improving our maintenance programs at Tidal Vision’s facilities on both coasts.
Phil brings years of technical experience in water treatment, wastewater treatment, industrial and municipal applications, process instrumentation and automation. He manages Tidal Clear™ sales in the Southern states. Phil brings international and domestic sales and market development experience to develop key customer relationships.
With impressive experience in sales of gear technology, motor control, and automation at SEW Eurodrive, Chris comes to Tidal Vision with a passion to make a difference. He applies technical understanding to customer-specific solutions for our Midwest customer base.
Daniel uses his significant experience in the field of microbiology towards advancing the many research and development goals at Tidal Vision. His time as a microbiologist for Syngenta and as a student educator fostered an extensive scientific skill set that includes agricultural microbiology, biochemistry, analytical chemistry, and reaction kinetics.
Cathy enjoys improving production quality and Lean manufacturing practices. Over her career she has operated production equipment for many processes, including high viscosity medical hydrogels. She is a Process Operator and produces our chitosan solutions at our West Coast facilities.
With experience launching several internet enterprises, Garish provides the data-driven insights that power our online presence. He brings his code-savvy capabilities and a passion for internet innovation to consistently inform our approach to data and web marketing.
With years of ensuring safety and quality on automotive manufacturing lines, Cole brings skills and team leadership to our production lines. Cole leads our South Carolina liquid blending facility production team to timely delivery and production excellence.
Roger brings over 25 years of experience in the water treatment industry to our team. He’s passionate about leveraging Tidal Clear™ chitosan solutions to advance the water treatment industry in the Southwest states.