Ryan Bowyer

Executive Director of Strategic Initiatives Office of the President

Ryan returned to Emory & Henry in March, 2018. Prior to Emory & Henry, he worked at Coastal Carolina University in University Housing and the Dean of Students Office, and at Methodist University in Student Life. At Methodist, he specifically oversaw Greek Life, Campus Media, and Student Activities. 

Currently, Ryan is a doctoral student at the University of Southern Mississippi. He has a master’s of science degree in education from Radford University, and a bachelor’s of arts degree in history from Emory & Henry.


Ed.D., Higher Education Administration, Expected December 2025, University of Southern Mississippi

M.S.Ed. Education: Curriculum and Instruction, 2012, Radford University

B.A. History & Middle Eastern/Islamic Studies, 2010, Emory & Henry College


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