Senior Evaluation Associate
Ryan has worked with AMTC since 2007 and has been largely responsible for coordinating the pre- and post-program survey production, distribution, collection and processing for more than 25 AMTC client projects. Ryan’s survey experience includes processing tens of thousands of surveys. In addition, he is the primary person for the production and distribution of federal performance measures by way of statistical programs such as OMR Remark, Microsoft Excel and SPSS. He also provides technical assistance and support to educators, case managers and clients to ensure implementation plans are adhered to and programs are delivered with fidelity. Ryan has worked closely with our IT consultants to ensure fluidity and fidelity of AMTC’s web-based Online Participant Tracking System (OPTS). He has worked on more than 50 projects that use the system. Those projects include healthy marriage and relationship education, responsible fatherhood, teen pregnancy prevention and various workforce development grants. He has provided client training and technical assistance in the aforementioned program areas as well as youth development programs that include substance abuse, vocational preparedness, child abuse and neglect and juvenile delinquency. He is a certified trainer in both the Promoting Health Among Teens (PHAT) and Draw the Line (DTL) teen pregnancy prevention curricula. He gained his experience through his work with the Center for Urban Initiatives and Research (CUIR) at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM) where he worked on survey development and administration and data processing. Ryan has a bachelor’s degree in film studies from UWM.