Dylan grew up in Seattle, Washington and gained an appreciation for the mountains, clean water, and lush forests that surround his hometown. He graduated with a BS degree in Natural Resources Management and an MS degree in Forest Hydrology from Cal Poly State University in San Luis Obispo California.

Dylan is enthusiastic about managing Land Conservancy properties and enjoys the discussions he has with land owners and managers regarding the unique natural resources management issues facing SLO County.

In his spare time, Dylan enjoys surfing, sailing, and camping.