Ryan Hertz

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Ryan Hertz

Ryan Hertz serves as Executive Director for South Oakland Shelter, an organization committed to reducing the prevalence and impact of homelessness in Metropolitan Detroit. In 2009, Crain’s Detroit Business recognized Ryan for his community work, naming him to their “20 in their 20s” list. Ryan is also Principal of EcoZoic L3C, a consulting firm specializing in social enterprise. He completed his undergraduate degree at Indiana University, and his graduate degree in Social Work at Wayne State University. He serves on the Board of Directors for the Greater Detroit Network of Social Innovators, and for the Upland Hills Ecological Awareness Center.