Ryan is Communications Manager at The Young Foundation and joined us in November 2018.
He is responsible for managing our communications & media activities.
Prior to relocating to London, he spent the last 5 years working at Heart of England Community Foundation in the West Midlands as Senior Manager for Development, charged with increasing their profile, reach and audience engagement; delivering brand transformation.
Ryan also has experience working across a number of business development, fundraising, project management and community development areas. Among his key achievements to date, he co-wrote and secured £5m of funding from Big Lottery Fund in 2016 enabling a partnership of 25 community organisations in the Black Country receive three year contracts to help local people develop skills, access training and find work.
Ryan is also a Board Member of The National Association of Voluntary and Community Action (NAVCA).