Ryan is passionate about providing opportunities to improve people’s lives through education and training.  Originally from a small town in New Hampshire, Ryan has traveled the globe leading a variety of programs in the nonprofit, higher education, and private sectors.  With diverse experiences ranging from managing summer camps for at-risk youth to designing training programs for Chinese state-owned enterprises, Ryan has seen the impact of education at every level.  Most recently, Ryan worked at the Dallas County Community College District where he designed and implemented a portfolio of workforce certificates.  Ryan holds a BS in Finance and an MPA/MA in Nonprofit Management and International Relations from Seton Hall University.