Ryan joined COACT in January 2021 as a Business Development Specialist. Born and raised in St. Petersburg, Florida, Ryan grew up fishing almost every day. He graduated from Olivet Nazarene University in Bourbonnais IL, with a degree in fine arts and majored in graphic design. Ryan is most passionate about his Christian faith, spending time with his wife and two daughters as well as helping companies grow.
People at first think he is quiet but in reality, he enjoys asking questions and listening to people. Ryan enjoys COACT because the people here really do seem to love their job and they all do it very well. It is a great collaborative work environment.
What is the book you’re currently reading?
The Leadership Challenge by Kouzes/Posner. It is a manual for effective leadership, grounded in research and written by the premier authorities in the field. With deep insight into the complex interpersonal dynamics of the workplace. I am currently getting my MBA and it has been the best book so far and has helped me right away become a better leader and better at nurturing all kinds of relationships.
What is the best place you’ve traveled?
The Middle East
What is your favorite dessert?
Donuts and ice cream. One, if not both of those will always be found in my house at all times. If you find a donut ice cream call me immediately.