The lack of civility and poor leadership has stagnated progress in this community. As Commissioner, Ryan is prepared to lead with integrity, promote collaboration, and to be a voice of hope for our citizens that have lost confidence in our local government.
As an entrepreneur and small business owner, Ryan knows the importance of a healthy and growing economy. As Commissioner, he will promote regional competitiveness, responsible taxes, diversification of industry and a thriving startup culture. A healthy economic directly influences the quality of life and opportunity in our community.
Ryan has long advocated that Sedgewick County is over extended and ineffective. As Commissioner he will refocus budgets on the core functions of public works, safety and health in order to bring much needed stability and efficiency to government services.
Ryan is determined to bring resources and reform to a growing mental health and substance abuse crisis. As Commissioner , he will bring much needed leadership that prioritizes better collaboration with community partners and advocates for strategic initiatives that will help meet the needs of our citizens.