Laura Brandt

Ryan Laurie

VP, Development Operations

Major Gifts Team

Senior Staff

Ryan Laurie, the Vice President of Development Operations for Detroit PBS and 90.9 WRCJ, is a seasoned professional with a passion for public broadcasting. A proud graduate of Madonna University, he embarked on his journey with Detroit PBS in 2000, where he has since played a pivotal role in shaping the organization’s growth and impact. As a dynamic leader, Ryan spearheads membership fundraising efforts, channeling his strategic acumen and commitment to community engagement.

Beyond his professional achievements, Ryan finds solace in the greens, indulging his love for golf during his cherished moments of leisure. Equally devoted to his personal life, he treasures spending time with his wife and two boys, embodying a harmonious balance between career success and family values. With an unwavering dedication to the mission of public broadcasting, Ryan Laurie stands as a driving force behind the success and sustainability of Detroit PBS and 90.9 WRCJ.


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