Executive Director, Office of School Improvement & Innovation
School District of Philadelphia
Ryan Stewart currently serves as the Executive Director of the Office of School Improvement and Innovation at the School District of Philadelphia. In this capacity, he oversees the District's efforts to identify and support innovators to implement new solutions for addressing the District's strategic priorities. Prior to joining SDP, Ryan completed his doctorate in education leadership at the Harvard Graduate School of Education. He began his career in education as a math and science teacher in California, and later worked for the New Teacher Center where he mentored new teachers. Outside of work, Ryan enjoys watching and participating in all kinds of sports, exploring the outdoors, and most importantly, spending quality time with his wife and son.