Executive Director and Chief Innovation Officer
Brad Ack’s environmental career has spanned 30 years at the intersection of science and policy, with work in tropical forests, high deserts, temperate rain forests to extensive work throughout the global ocean. Brad has worked for both government and NGOs at senior levels, designing and implementing innovative approaches to complex environmental challenges. Brad currently serves as Executive Director and Chief Innovation Officer for Ocean Visions. Previously Brad served as Senior Vice President, Oceans at WWF-US; Regional Director-Americas for the Marine Stewardship Council; and Executive Director of the Puget Sound Recovery Program in the State of Washington. He directed conservation programs for the Grand Canyon Trust and started his career in Latin America working on sustainable development around protected areas.