Kyle is a design prototyper, and entrepreneur. He is actively working on Soil Centric, a nonprofit aggregating resources to help new folks enter the regenerative agriculture space, and Tenth Floor Studio, a multidisciplinary creative group focusing on conceptual art installations and appropriate product design.
Finance Director of the East Bay Permanent Real Estate Cooperative, Ojan is a 2nd generation Iranian American, born and raised in the Bay Area. His past work, from healthy land use to real estate development, informs his mission driven integration of social justice and real estate finance. Ojan lives in a co-op in Oakland and is also a landscape contractor and regenerative permaculture designer. While earning his B.A. in Economics from Pitzer College, Ojan was inducted into the Economic Honors Society and organized a local chapter of the Occupy movement.