Design Partner and Crop Advisor of Whipple Effect, Partner and Co-Author of The CCI Book
Tyler Simmons is an athlete and entrepreneur who studied exercise and nutrition science at Cal Poly Humboldt. After a brief period working as a strength and conditioning coach for college and professional athletes, Tyler began applying his passion for performance optimization toward developing effective methods in Controlled Environment Agriculture (CEA) in 2012. In 2016, he co-founded Northern Emeralds, serving as Director of Cultivation and COO of one of California’s premier cannabis flower brands. Since 2020, he has worked on operation and design consulting for numerous companies across the U.S. and internationally. Tyler is also a member of the AROYA Advisory Board, the Technical Advisor for Front Row Ag, Crop Steering Advisor for Whipple Effect, Design partner at Whipple Effect, and partner/co-author of The CCI Book.