Director of Talent and Vendor Partnership
Ryan K. Swartz is the Director of Talent and Vendor Partnership who fosters and evolves strategic initiatives focused on TTA’s talent network and vendor partnerships.
Ryan is passionate about architecting powerful learning and development content, talent, and partnership strategies to permeate TTA’s product offerings to improve the workforce talent of our client base.
Ryan is a certified Six Sigma Black Belt, CPTM Certified Professional Training Manager) and ECBA (Entry Certificate in Business Analysis).
Ryan holds a degree in Business Administration – International Business from the University of Texas – San Antonio.
Get to Know Ryan!
What was your first job?
McDonald’s Cashier – after 2 months I orchestrated a team walk out, I was the only one who walked.
What profession other than your own would you like to attempt?
This American Life story producer.
What is your proudest accomplishment?
I got a chance to sit down and meet my favorite author, David Sedaris. I pitched a short-story book idea to him, and he said he would read it…if I ever wrote it. We also had conversations regarding Little-Man syndrome and obsessive-compulsive disorders as kids.
What would you sing at Karaoke night?
Shoop by Salt-N-Peppa
If you had to describe yourself as an animal, which one would it be?
Ryan-the-Lion of course!