Jesse Ryan is a lifelong New Yorker with a career spanning music and art, education and non-profit work. A multi-instrumentalist songwriter with a degree in Illustration, Jesse started at Church Street School over a decade ago as an administrator while also teaching drums and drawing.
He has worked at schools throughout the city as well as Scholastic and spent many years at the non-profit Fund for the City of New York. In addition to teaching and design work, he recorded his first album and helped start a creative consultant business. Jesse has returned to Church Street School in an administrative and teaching capacity, and is looking forward to sharing his love of music and art and helping the school grow.