Ryan currently leads the Learning & Development function for Walmart’s Health & Wellness division, supporting the learning needs of Pharmacies, Vision Centers and the new Health Center format. Ryan has spent 19 years in corporate learning leading teams in Instructional Design, Media Development, Program Management, Performance Consulting, and Classroom Facilitation. He and his team introduced and implemented Agile principles and product mindsets to the training function, enabling them to develop learning content at a pace that supports business priorities. Ryan earned his Bachelor’s Degree of Science in Instructional Technology from California State University, Chico. After completing his degree, he worked for a community bank as the lead Learning Technologist. In 2006, he joined the Walmart Learning & Development team and moved to Bentonville, Arkansas. Ryan, his wife, and their two daughters enjoy life in Northwest Arkansas, participate in community events, running, concerts and traveling.