Ryan Hawk      Practice Leader, Leadership Advisory

Competed with 2 time Super Bowl Champion, Ben Roethlisberger, to be the starting quarterback at Miami University for 2 years. Later captained the Ohio University football team as its quarterback for two seasons.

Ryan Hawk is a keynote speaker, author, advisor, and the host of The Learning Leader Show, a podcast with millions of listeners in more than 150 countries.  He is the author of Welcome To Management: How To Grow From Top Performer To Excellent Leader  (McGraw-Hill, January 28, 2020).

A lifelong student of leadership, he rose to roles as a professional quarterback and VP of Sales at a multibillion-dollar company. Currently, as head of Brixey & Meyer’s leadership advisory practice, Ryan speaks regularly at Fortune 500 companies, works with teams and players in the NFL, NBA, and NCAA, and facilitates “Leadership Circles” that offer structured guidance and collaborative feedback to new and experienced leaders.

Education and Certifications:

  • Ohio University, BS Organizational Communication (2005)
  • University of Findlay, MBA (2013)

Life Before Brixey & Meyer:

  • Elsevier
  • LexisNexis
  • Arena Football League

How He Gives Back:

What He Wants You to Know:
“You’ve never arrived. You’re always becoming.”

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