Ryan is the Director of Innovation Programs at Overlap. He designs and delivers programming for organizations to increase their capacity for innovation, facilitating conversations between organizations and their key stakeholders to understand and design for diverse perspectives. Through his years of experience working in knowledge integration and strategic foresight and innovation, he continues to develop his expertise in design thinking, strategic design, and futures / long term planning. Ryan holds a Bachelor of Knowledge Integration (BKI) from the University of Waterloo, and a Master of Design (MDes) from OCAD University.
Select and recent projects include:
- London Health Sciences Centre, Innovation Program
- Health Foundation for Western and Central New York, Design Process & Innovation Coaching
- UNICEF Canada, Innovation Program and Facilitations
- Waterloo Region District School Board, Remote Coaching and Facilitation