Ryan James Evans is Senior Vice President of Business Development at DSPolitical. He is based in Washington, DC where he manages the company’s business development team. Prior to joining DSPolitical, Ryan was the Special Assistant to the Chair of the Board of Trustees of George Washington University, where he managed a two-year campaign to strengthen faculty governance at his alma mater. Ryan has served as a military legislative assistant to Senator Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) and spent time strategizing, fundraising, and in the field for municipal, congressional, and senatorial campaigns across the country. A native of Upstate New York, Ryan holds a Bachelors of Arts in International Affairs and Latin American Studies, and a Master of Arts in Security Policy Studies from the Elliott School at GW.