About Us

Christin Reynolds, Project Director

Company Founder and Owner Christin Reynolds’ expertise includes policy, engineering, mapping, and modeling. As a specialist in coastal and water management issues, she has provided/provides support for federal and local governments in Hawai‘i and American Samoa. With over a decade of professional experience in Geographic Information Systems, water resources, project management, and engineering, her career spans the public and private sectors.  A Rotary ambassadorial scholar, Christin holds a master’s degree in engineering and policy analysis from the Technische Universiteit Delft in the Netherlands and Harbin Institute of Technology in Harbin, China. She received her bachelor’s degree in civil and environmental engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute in Massachusetts.

Lara Applegate, Sustainability Analyst

Lara Applegate holds a Master of Arts in Global Leadership and Sustainable Development from Hawaii Pacific University where she studied the underlying causes of environmental, economic, and social issues along with systems-based, sustainable designs and solutions. Lara has worked with a variety of organizations including local, international, private, and non-profit institutions. She has researched the impacts of climate change in Zambia, helped organize sustainability metrics for Hawaii's Six Sustainability goals, managed community based social marketing projects to encourage energy efficiency and conservation, and has conducted research as a sustainability analyst for an assortment of environmental projects. 

Kayla Saunders, Environmental Coordinator

Kayla Saunders is a Loyola Marymount University graduate with a Bachelor of Science in Biology and Environmental Science. Kayla has a background in biological research, ranging from studies on marine invertebrates at the Oceanic Institute of Hawai'i Pacific University to invertebrate conservation research at the Seaver School of Science in Los Angeles. She has worked with the Nature Conservancy of Hawai'i, the Santa Monica Bay Restoration Commission, and the Catalina Island Conservancy on projects promoting wildlife habitat restoration and coastal remediation. Kayla is a member of the TriBeta Biology Honor Society and the Sigma Xi Scientific Research Society.


Nourah Abualsaud, Sustainability Communications Coordinator

Nourah Abualsaud has experience in marketing, outreach, communications, green buildings and energy management. Nourah has worked with Hawaii State Energy Office Green Business Program to recruit and assist businesses to adopt sustainability practices and receive green business certifications. She holds a Master of Arts in Global Leadership and Sustainable Development from Hawaii Pacific University, and some of her areas of study have included renewable energy systems, sustainable building science, policy approaches to problem-solving, industrial and ecological economics, environmental governance, diplomacy, and international relations. She also holds a Bachelors in Public Relations from Gazi University in Turkey. 

Casey Ratica, Finance Manager

Casey Ratica has a broad background including accounting and auditing for local and state government, private sector and non-profit organizations.  His expertise includes accounting for a wide variety of clients, financial reporting and analysis, process documentation/improvement, internal and external auditing and project management.  A Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), Casey holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Pittsburgh. 


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Office Locations

677 Ala Moana Blvd, Suite 1100
Honolulu, Hi 96813


 101 SW Madison St                PO Box 9294                Portland, Or  97207