Ryan is an Operations Lead and Executive Assistant at PAI supporting the COO. He brings many years of Executive Assistant experience to this role and specializes in organization, communication, and problem solving.

Ryan had previously spent 15 years as an Embalmer and Pathology Laboratory Technician. While working at a prominent San Francisco Bay Area mortuary, Ryan led an Embalmer’s Apprenticeship Program, worked closely with local law enforcement in several youth safety initiatives and became recognized state-wide for outstanding achievements in both quality and quantity of Restorative Art and Embalming. At California Pacific Medical Center, Ryan led the Accessioning Department within the organization’s Pathology Laboratory coordinating with over a dozen hospitals in Northern California.

Ryan, a San Francisco native, is also an accomplished instructor, performance and studio musician. He holds a BA in History from San Francisco State University and a BS in Mortuary Science from the Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science.

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