Ryan is a Program Executive at the Center for Internet Security (CIS), a nonprofit organization focused on improving cyber security for public and private sector entities
Ryan Spelman has worked in the homeland security field for over ten years, having served as the Director of the New York State Senate Committee on Veterans’, Homeland Security, and Military Affairs. Spelman brings his knowledge of both the physical and cyber security challenges facing organizations to his current role. Ryan holds a Masters of Public Administration from the Rockefeller College of Public Affairs & Policy, specializing in Public Safet
Ken is responsible for management of The Business Council's government affairs staff and the Council's overall legislative and regulatory advocacy efforts; he is also directly responsible for the Council's lobbying on economic development and taxation issues. He has served on numerous state advisory panels, and is currently a member of the state's Business Taxpayer Advisory Committee. Ken has been with The Business Council since 1982. He is a graduate of the SUNY Albany Graduate School of Public Affairs (MPA '83) and SUNY at Brockport (BA in Political Science, '80).