Brent Ragsdale

Brent Ragsdale is a Mechanical Engineer who aspires to be a part of the energy transition.  He has long been aware of the greenhouse gas and environmental crisis, and believes we must reduce our impact on the Earth’s biological systems.  Not only does he strive to burn less hydrocarbons and make purchasing choices based on his values, but he also shares his knowledge of both the problems and potential solutions with others in an effort to inspire change.  Brent volunteers as a co-host of EcoRadio KC, on 90.1 FM, KKFI, Kansas City’s Community Radio. He also works as a Business Development Manager with Willdan’s Performance Engineering Group in Lawrence KS. He and his wife Patti live in a Passive House type home they built on a 4-hectare farm near Tonganoxie KS where Patti runs a small business growing native plants.