Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska (B.A.), Saint Mary’s University in Winona, Minnesota (M.A.)
Most of Ryan’s family lives in Minnesota. He is blessed with three nieces and two nephews.
Areas of Expertise:
Campaign planning studies, capital campaigns, major gifts, planned giving, stewardship, prospect research, board governance.
Ryan is a board member of CommonBondz, a nonprofit organization focused on educating what drives racism and bias against African Americans. He is also involved at St. Thomas More Catholic Church in St. Paul, where he serves on the stewardship committee.
President Obama served as officiant at Ryan’s brother’s wedding. Ryan was the best man.
Ryan enjoys running marathons, playing sports, traveling, following Creighton athletics and impatiently waiting for the Minnesota Vikings’ first Super Bowl.
What I like about the Steier Group:
I love working for a tight-knit firm that is so successful at helping incredible organizations achieve their capital campaign goals. I’m consistently inspired by seeing communities come together for important causes.