Ryan Eckert is the Operations Procurement Manager within the Supply Chain organization for Idaho Power Company. His team is responsible for the contracting and procurement of goods and services, including sourcing suppliers, facilitating the bid process, negotiating terms and conditions, and managing suppliers in support of the Operations business units. 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 11 years. Prior to his current leadership role, Ryan 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 (5) and daughter (2). In his spare time, he enjoys dirt biking, boating, skiing, camping, and hunting.