Sean Ryan leads the recruitment and enrollment of Literacy Minnesota’s new VISTA members. He has worked in education in many different capacities over his career, including a summer of service as a VISTA literacy tutor in Summer Reads and a year as a pre-K teaching assistant. Most recently, he worked for a nonprofit innovator in Boston that challenges traditional approaches to education in favor of creativity, design thinking, and a critical making mindset. Sean has a B.A. in English and Anthropology from Macalester College and enjoys reading, running, trying new restaurants, and writing poetry.