An experienced issues manager and communications strategist, Ryan collaborates with clients to make the most meaningful impact possible.
Ryan is a former adviser to the Mayor of Ottawa. During his time at City Hall, Ryan provided leadership to communications initiatives and city-building projects such as the light rail transit expansion and the revitalization of Lansdowne Park. He also offered strategic counsel to elected representatives and senior managers on issues related to affordable housing, economic development, and public health.
Ryan holds a master’s degree in communications from the University of Ottawa and studied journalism at Sheridan College. His master’s thesis focused on social media and crisis communications. Ryan is a former member of the University of Ottawa’s board of governors, and has also served on the boards of the university’s student federation and alumni association. Ryan currently volunteers as the marketing director for the annual CHEO BBQ.