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Jessica Ryan is a recovering polite midwestern girl from Kansas City who’s now happily bi-coastal and is an award winning actor/writer/director, digital showrunner and entrepreneur.
A member of SAG & Equity, she’s voiced spots for clients like Wendy's, Starbucks and (probably most importantly) she once sang a jingle for an adult superstore in North Dakota (true story, Annabelle's, look it up). She’s appeared on stage as an actor at Goodspeed, The Berkshire Theatre Festival & more.
A prolific director, her credits include digital content with Kirstin Maldonado (Pentatonix), Tituss Burgess (Kimmy Schmidt), Casey Cott (Riverdale), Keala Settle (Greatest Showman), Jeremy Jordan (Supergirl) and more. Stage credits include Hanky Panky for Davenport Theatricals, featuring Paige Davis (Trading Spaces), Jeff Still (To Kill A Mockingbird), Jay Klaitz (Jessica Jones), LeeRoy Johnson (Long Day's Journey Into Night) & more; an innovative multi-media production of Pasek & Paul's Dogfight, and film credits include several documentary shorts about Crime Victims Treatment Center.
She’s written for some of the biggest companies and most inspiring people in the world including GE, Amazon, UNICEF, CISCO, YMCA, Mastercard, McKinsey, Sloan Kettering, Prince Manvendra Singh Gohil of India and Monica Lewinsky, just to name a few.
In case you're not exhausted yet, Jess is also an ambassador for the Summit community, member of the Zuckerberg Institute and Creator and Co-Host of the Take Me To Coffee Podcast with Hamilton's Andrew Call as well (@tm2cpodcast)