O'Donnell joined FairVote as Communications Director after
serving as Marketing Coordinator at the Fine Arts Center of
Amherst, Massachusetts, a non-profit presenting organization.
Upon moving to Washington, Ryan interned in
the office of Rep. John W. Olver before deciding to turn his
full attention to the issue of electoral reform in the United
A Massachusetts native, Ryan is a graduate of the
University of Massachusetts, Amherst with a B.A. in