Ryan joined Girls Inc. of Alameda County in 2018 after over 15 years in marketing within the technology and outdoor sports industries. As Grants and Communications Manager, she tells the story of Girls Inc. to the media, investors, philanthropic foundations, corporations, families, supporters and community members. Most recently with Cisco Systems, where she developed digital marketing strategies for global audiences in 77 countries, Ryan brings expertise in marketing and advertising strategy, messaging, media relations, and journalism.
A lifelong Bay Area resident, Ryan received her BA in classical languages from the University of California, Berkeley. She considers herself to be a storyteller above all, and is thrilled to bring the mission and impact of Girls Inc. of Alameda County to a wider audience.