Ryan Welch

Director of Leadership Giving

Ryan is a key member of the senior leadership team at Rocky Mountain PBS. As Director of Leadership Giving, he oversees and implements fundraising strategies for major gifts, planned giving and foundation funding, all of which have shown substantial growth during his tenure as director.

Before joining Rocky Mountain PBS as a corporate underwriting account executive, Ryan held several account positions with CocaCola and worked as a journalist for New Times, a Kansas newspaper. A native of Dallas, Ryan has a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Kansas. He and his wife Courtney, an oncology nurse, have two young children, and appreciate the opportunity to raise them as "PBS Kids" in the beautiful state of Colorado.