Ryan is a sales and talent development leader with more than 20 years of experience in the pharmaceutical, consumer goods and professional services sectors.
As the North American Talent Director and Global Leadership Development Director for Reckitt Benckiser, Ryan led Skill and Category Development. During this time he was able to learn his true passion was having people learn valuable lessons from the seemingly mundane and to change habits for increased success.
He also used those skills and passions as Korn Ferry's Global Talent Development Director where he was able to unlock consultants' ability to truly understand and capitalize on the needs of clients. His almost 2 years in that role was spent helping one of the premier organizational consulting companies unlock their own internal talent from graduate program to partner development and career pathing.
Ryan is driven by creating "light bulb" moments and is constantly looking for ways to stretch his thinking and mindset to enable others to do the same. Talent is the biggest asset any organization has and even small tweaks to how they operate and think can make massive impact.
When not at work Ryan spends most of his time with his wife Amy, son Hudson and daughter Sawyer. Ryan has a passion for pushing himself physically as well and has competed in CrossFit and coached 2 athletes to the CrossFit Games.