Prior to coming to IACC, Ryan served three years as the Service-Learning and Civic Engagement Coordinator at Tallahassee Community College in Tallahassee, Florida. Ryan though is no stranger to Campus Compact. He started his community engagement career as a Missouri Campus Compact AmeriCorps VISTA at Missouri Southern State University where he was charged with creating and developing a service-learning program. After two years, he was then asked to step into the role of AmeriCorps VISTA Leader over the Missouri Campus Compact VISTA program. After AmeriCorps, he accepted a position at Florida Campus Compact coordinating their STEM Initiative focused on recruiting and training Science, Technology, Engineering and Math faculty from around the state of Florida to incorporate service-learning into their courses. Outside of work he enjoys trying new restaurants, hanging out with his cat, and playing video games with his wife.
Ryan manages our Iowa College AmeriCorps Program.