Ian Billick, PhD

Executive Director
Ian started his love affair with RMBL as a summer student in 1988, shortly after receiving a bachelor’s degree in math and physics from Trinity University (Texas). After receiving his PhD in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology from the Univ. of California-San Diego, he worked as a research scientist at the Univ. of Houston and was a visiting faculty member at Truman State University (Missouri). He's been Executive Director of RMBL since 2000 and lives full-time in Crested Butte where he has raised two sons, Cormac and Giles, with his wife Jennie.