Ryan Eckert is the leader of the Project Management group within the Transmission Distribution Engineering and Construction organization for Idaho Power Company. His team is responsible for the managing Transmission and Substation projects through scoping, design and construction. Ryan is a graduate of the University of Idaho, where he earned bachelor’s degrees in production/ operations management and information systems. He has been with Idaho Power for 15 years. Prior to his current leadership role, Ryan was the Operations Procurement Manager and prior to that he held various project manager roles within the Engineering & Construction and Information Technology business units.
Outside work, Ryan supports the local Project Management Institute chapter, volunteers as a youth basketball coach, and participates in community improvement activities. Ryan and his wife Sky live in Boise, Idaho, and have a son (9) and daughter (6). In his spare time, he enjoys dirt biking, boating, skiing, camping, and hunting.