Kevin Sweeney is a management consultant who previously held senior positions at Midwestern BioAg, including serving as marketing director. He ran environmental strategies and marketing efforts at Patagonia, helping the company build its stellar reputation for quality and environmental innovation. His consulting work has focused on corporate responsibility as a means of reducing risk, on climate change and other environmental issues, and on stakeholder engagement. His clients have included Nike, Hewlett-Packard, Nokia, Ford Motor Company, Rockefeller Family Fund, and many others. While serving as special assistant to the Secretary of the Interior, he played a leading role in restoring wolves to Yellowstone. He has also worked for members of both houses of Congress and played leading roles on several presidential campaigns. Sweeney holds a Political Science degree from the University of California, Berkeley.