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Ryan Merrill is a product of the Massachusetts’s state university system, graduating with a B.A. in History. He went on to achieve his Masters of Science Degree in International Affairs from Northeastern University.  Ryan’s thesis focused on the political and educational participation of Middle Eastern women after the ‘Arab Spring’.  His thesis was recently accepted for presentation at University of Massachusetts Boston’s “Conflict Studies & Global Governance: The New Generation of Ideas” conference held in the fall of 2014.  


Ryan is currently enrolled in Northeastern University’s Higher Education/Higher Education Administration Doctor of Education (Ed.D) program.


Ryan is currently working as a Communications Associate in the President’s Office at Becker College in Worcester, Massachusetts.


Ryan is a member of the American Political Science Association, the International Studies Association, the Middle East Studies Association, and the Young Nonprofit Professionals Network.



Dr. Michael Healy,

       Research Fellow

John Martin Doggett,

       Headmaster Emeritus, Governors         Academy, Founding Member,

        Alliance Prep

Dr. James E. Samels,

       President and CEO

Dr. James E. Samels

Arlene Lieberman, Esq.,

       Senior Associate,

        Samels Associates, Attorneys at Law

Arlene Lieberman, Esq. Dr. James Martin

Dr. James Martin,

       Senior Academic Advisor

Dr. Lisa Wyatt,

       Senior Consultant

Dr. Lisa Wyatt

Dr. Charles Combs,

       Senior Consultant

Dr. Charles Combs Dr. Michael Healy

Jonathan Reinsdorf,

       Senior Analyst and Advisor to CEO,

        Partner, Stonegate Alliance

Jonathan Reinsdorf John Martin Doggett