Ryan Overall built a career in real estate and construction, leading preconstruction and project management efforts within several national firms before being introduced to the idea of program management. Drawn to the idea of team and relationship-building, Ryan joined Darden & Company in 2018. As a Senior Director, Ryan works hard to build a positive team atmosphere on every project he serves, knowing that success depends on the ability to create a supportive and productive culture. To him, well-run projects represent the voice of all the team members. This means leaning into each team member’s strengths and providing them the tools and direction they need to maintain progress. He approaches problem solving with a level head and empathetic viewpoint. His well-rounded perspective allows him to see all aspects of an issue before determining the best course of action, while team members trust his fair and unbiased guidance. So, it is no surprise that his motto aligns with that of Darden leadership: “Who can I take time to thank and recognize today?”
A seasoned leader and an asset in the commercial market and beyond, Ryan cares greatly about his work and promotes synergy and profitability in all he does.