McKinstry Innovation Center

Current Innovators:

Entrepreneurs on the leading edge

Our Center innovators develop new technologies, products or services in Clean Tech, Education, High Tech and Life Sciences in sync with McKinstry's goal to improve our communities through better health, quality education and environmental stewardship. They also appreciate and benefit from working and creating in a dynamic, synergistic environment with their fellow entrepreneurs.

Economic Clusters

Clean Tech

Fuelling America's green economy Clean Tech

A research, development and outreach partnership addressing complex building issues


a technology and big data-driven retailer

Radiance Energy

Innovative provider of “smart” LED lighting systems


Breakthrough technology that recovers valuable products and energy from scrap tire rubber

TreeFree Biomass Solutions

Enables manufacture of paper and bio-energy products without destroying a single tree


Paving the way for future innovators Education
Charter Board Partners

Promoting strong charter school governance so every public charter school can provide an excellent education

Democrats for Education Reform

Cultivating and supporting party leaders who champion America's public schoolchildren

E3 Washington

Integrating education, environment and economy to create sustainable communities

IRIS Connect

Helping drive improvement in educational outcomes by enabling more effective professional development experiences

New Venture Lab

Connecting Gonzaga University students who have their first off site location within the McKinstry Innovation Center

Northwest PBIS Network

Establishing and sustaining safe, positive and inclusive learning environments for all

Pacific Charter School Development

Providing affordable facilities solutions to increase availability of high quality charter schools for underserved students

Reading Partners

Mobilizing communities to provide students with proven, individualized reading support they need to read at grade level by fourth grade

Seneca Family of Agencies

Helping children and families through the most difficult times of their lives.

Teach for America

Working to ensure all our nation's children have access to a quality education

Washington State Charter Schools

Supporting high-quality public charter schools that meet the needs of historically underserved students

Washington STEM

Advancing innovation, equity, and excellence in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education in Washington state

High Tech

Accelerating new technologies High Tech

A business consulting firm


Creating a favorable climate for the conduct of commercial real estate in Washington


A technology services company that builds and supports mission-critical IT environments


Helping businesses quantify their cyber risk


A collaborative work space for manufacturing and product-based startups and entrepreneurs

Life Sciences

Improving global health and wellbeing Life Sciences
Duwamish River Cleanup Coalition

Restoring the environmental health of Washington's Duwamish River


Developing and implementing product-oriented solutions that enable sustainable agriculture organizations, projects, and people to thrive

Paw Print Genetics

Genetic diagnostic testing to improve the health and longevity of man's best friend