Ryan Moore was the first employee of the Economic Development Department and was tasked with staffing and building the program into the proactive operation that it is today. He oversees the day to day operation of the Department and is responsible for strategic planning and economic development oversight in Athens-Clarke County.
Ryan has over ten years experience in Economic and Real Estate Development, received his Economics Degree from Armstrong Atlantic State University and is a Certified Economic Development Finance Professional (EDFP).
In his spare time Ryan enjoys outdoor activities of all kinds and in particular racing hare scrambles and enduros. Ryan loves to travel and indulge in the variety of culinary experiences each locale has to offer. He and his wife, Heather, and their daughter, Charlotte Grace, are proud to call Athens their home.