Ryan Williams (he/him) has a lifelong passion for the arts and has been acting, volunteering and working in theaters since grade school.  He began his professional theater studies at Oklahoma Arts Institute at Quartz Mountain and majored in theater at both Sarah Lawrence College and Interlochen Arts Academy.  While in college, Ryan worked and acted at MCC Theater in Manhattan apprenticing under Robert Lupone and Bernard Telsey. Ryan’s work in non-profits focused on integrating human rights and the arts through projects in Ghana, Navajo Nation, Lebanon, as a Seminar Designer at the Church Center for the United Nations and as a simulation facilitator at the United States Institute for Peace.  Prior to moving to Santa Fe, Ryan was the Community Relations Manager at the American Dance Institute/Lumberyard developing innovative community outreach and marketing initiatives. Most recently, he worked as a Community Educator at the Georgia O’Keeffe Museum. Ryan is incredibly excited to be part of the vibrant Santa Fe Playhouse team.