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Ryan Stevens is the Executive Director of Economic Development and is responsible for the recruitment, retention, and expansion of businesses for the City of La Junta.  He joined La Junta Economic Development in November of 2013.  Prior to that, Ryan spent eight years working in the human capital consulting industry and four years in hospitality management.

Ryan holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing and International Business from the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs (UCCS), a Master’s of Business Administration from Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business, and a Master’s of Science in Global Management from Thunderbird’s School of Global Management.

Ryan serves as a board member for the La Junta Chamber of Commerce and the Workforce Investment Board.

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