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Donor Relations Director

Ryan Foss has over twenty years of management and organizational leadership experience and is excited to be back at Bolder Options as its Donor Relations Director. Ryan has a rich history with the organization where he has served as a mentor, volunteer, Board Member, Director of Volunteers, and Director of Development.

More recently, Ryan was an Analyst for the State Department where he monitored economic, financial and trade trends in Thailand at the U.S. Embassy Bangkok. Additional experience includes time leading a new product incubator for a consumer finance think tank, developing partnership strategies for a Fortune 300 financial institution, and managing community development work for an NGO in Kenya and Uganda.

Ryan has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Music, and a Master of Business Administration from the Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota.  When not working, Ryan is most likely up at the family cabin with his wife and two boys.


Phone: 952-201-2130

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