Ryan joined Polaris in 2018 and serves as director of compliance out of the firm’s San Francisco office. Ryan assists the chief compliance officer in implementing and maintaining all aspects of the firm’s compliance program.
Prior to Polaris, Ryan was the Deputy Chief Compliance Officer at Reynders, McVeigh Capital Management, a SEC-registered investment adviser managing socially responsible investment (“SRI”) client portfolios in Boston, Massachusetts. She began her career in litigation, focusing on probate and family matters. Ryan graduated from the College of the Holy Cross with a B.A. in History and Russian. She received a J.D. from Suffolk University Law School, and is admitted to practice in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
Outside of the office, Ryan enjoys interior design and exploring the west coast with her husband and rescue puppy, Blue. Prior to college, Ryan studied ballet pre-professionally and remains an avid fan of the art to this day.