Founder & Chief Sustainability Officer
Taryn Larock

Taryn has over 15 years of experience in sustainability, eco fashion and ocean/wildlife conservation, and is founder and designer of the award winning sustainable brand Sage Larock, which utilizes upcycled fishing nets & United States based sustainable/ethical manufacturing practices. Taryn has partnered collaboratively with non-profits such as Sea Shepherd Conservation Society to design & manufacture their branded swimwear from nets recovered from ocean clean up missions, and Canopy Planet, to promote sustainable forest-friendly solutions for the garment industry. While sitting as board member & Chief Communications Officer of the non-profit I Stand With My Pack, Taryn worked to co-create and implement solutions for conservation/anti-wildlife trafficking efforts with conservation groups including VetPaw, Fin Free, Paul Hilton, Wildlife Asia, Animal Hope & Wellness, and Humane Society in Puerto Rico. 

In addition to her work with Sea Sweepers, Taryn is an active supporter of large and small organizations at the forefront of ocean conservation, anti-wildlife trafficking, and conservation. Taryn received her B.A. in Philosophy focusing on studies in phenomenology, logic, and non-human animal consciousness from the University of Colorado. In her free time, Taryn enjoys free diving, travel, and fostering homeless animals.