warrior engagement executive vice president
Ryan Pavlu’s career with Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) began in 2005 when he was hired as the western area director, responsible for initiating expansion programs for WWP throughout the Western United States. Over the years, Ryan has taken on increasing roles of responsibility in the area of warrior engagement.
Ryan currently serves as warrior engagement executive vice president. In this role, he manages teammates throughout the country who assist WWP Alumni through a variety of outreach and engagement programs and services. Ryan’s years of experience in warrior advocacy have enabled him to successfully create and implement programs to help Wounded Warriors across the nation.
Prior to joining WWP, Ryan enlisted with the United States Air Force. Following a medical discharge in 1999, he served as national service officer with Disabled American Veterans and veterans service representative with Department of Veterans Affairs. Ryan’s past work with the Department of Veterans Affairs enabled him to initiate contact and create agreements with key leadership on behalf of WWP.
Ryan is happily married to his lovely wife, Angela, and has two beautiful children, Tristan and Paige. When he’s taking a break from work, Ryan enjoys spending time with his family, golfing, coaching youth sports, and reading.