Darryl Ryan is a seasoned global communications leader with deep expertise in developing and leading proactive brand reputation and integrated communications programs focused on brand positioning, storytelling, thought leadership, and multi-stakeholder engagement.
Currently, Ryan is executive director, communications for Kaiser Permanente. In this role, he provides strategic leadership, management and oversight of communications strategy and communications activities.
Previously, Ryan has served in executive and senior-level communications roles with Wells Fargo, Time Warner, Southern California Edison and All Nippon Airway as well as press secretary for Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa.
Ryan holds a Master of Business Administration from the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business, Master of Science degree in public relations from Boston University’s College of Communication and Bachelor of Arts degree in political science from UCLA.