Onboard Dynamics, Inc.

We provide patented, innovative natural gas solutions at a scale targeting unserved applications with high mobility, scalability, and deploy-ability.

  • Stage $500K in TTM Revenue
  • Industry Industrial/Energy
  • Location Bend, Oregon, US
  • Currency USD
  • Founded October 2013
  • Employees 12
  • Incorporation Type C-corp
  • Website onboarddynamics.com

Company Summary

Onboard Dynamics is leading the climate-tech revolution with the introduction of its unique, patented natural gas compression technology. Our mobile, scalable, affordable technology platform enables our customers to achieve economic value and environmental benefits by simplifying the compression and movement of natural gas. We have developed a unique, patented mobile compressor, and related products, that do not require electricity to operate.


  • Rita Hansen is a successful entrepreneur with >30 yrs of experience in a diverse range of industries including steel, green building products & electronic components manufacturing, telecom & software. Most recently, Rita has specialized in startup & early phase environments with an emphasis on alternative energy & renewables. Rita holds a BS Industrial Engineering from UW. She is also a local volunteer promoting STEM & economic development.

  • Chief Product Strategist

    Jeff has extensive executive experience in marketing, business development, and research in high tech and energy-related businesses in Silicon Valley. In addition to Onboard Dynamics, Inc., he founded or co-founded two other companies in the energy and software space. He was responsible for international business activities at two more established software companies, and has also been on the board of a successful software company for 13 years.

  • Chief Operating Officer

    Rick has been successful in running and managing a revenue-generating operation, introducing a product to market, managing full-scale projects of all types, and providing sound leadership and guidance in a diverse range of industries and work environments.
    Rick holds a B.S. in Computer Science with a minor in Business Management from Western Oregon State College, and has completed coursework in Electrical Engineering.

  • Karen holds a degree in mathematics from Hendrix College.  She is a CPA and started her career with EY (formerly Arthur Young).  After 9 years with EY, she moved to Oregon where she worked for a local accounting firm for 6 years before accepting the CFO position with Western Communications, Inc. (WCI).  After more than 13 years with WCI, she went back into public accounting with Price Fronk & Co. where she was a partner for 6 years .


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