Ryan Smith leads and assists in campaign communications and grassroots efforts. After receiving his Political Science degree from ASU, Mr. Smith found his passion while working full-time on the victorious campaign for Mayor of Mesa, won by Scott Smith, also Ryan Smith’s father. Since then Mr. Smith helped run various successful candidate and initiative campaigns throughout the valley. His team won a 2009 Polly Award for Outstanding Mail Piece Design.
Mr. Smith started his professional career in the housing industry, serving as Regional VP for K. Hovnanian American Mortgage. At KHAM he was in charge of the Arizona and Illinois Divisions and was instrumental in the creation of the company’s Western Regional network. Mr. Smith is fluent in Spanish, loves ASU sports and all things technology.