Ryan White was re-elected to the board of education for his second four-year term beginning July 1, 2018. He currently serves as the Board’s president. Ryan is also the current president of the School Board Association of West Virginia. Ryan served on the RESA 3 Advisory Board from 2014 until 2018. He and his wife Kate have two boys, Jackson and Cameron, and a daughter Jillian. He runs a law firm with his father, Steve White and Mark Matkovich, known as White Law Offices, PLLC which is a boutique transactional firm that focuses on public finance law and government relations. Ryan’s prior public service include serving as a law clerk to the Honorable Judge Joseph Robert Goodwin in 2005-2006, counsel to the West Virginia Senate Finance and Economic Development Committees in the 2009, 2010 and 2011 legislative session and serving on Governor Tomblin’s Natural Gas Vehicle Task Force in 2012-2013. Ryan graduated from the University of Michigan with a BA in Political Science in 2001 and graduated from the West Virginia University College of Law with a J.D. in 2005. Ryan has been very active in the Kanawha Community serving as Co-Chair of Generation Charleston, President of the East End Community Association, as a board member of Kids Chance of West Virginia and the Childhood Language Center.
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