SCED Staff

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Ryan Richardson

Loan Program Manager

Ryan enjoys his job. As the son of a small business owner, Ryan understands the importance and role of small businesses in the community.

Each borrower has a unique story and understanding their story is one of the reasons Ryan enjoys his job. As the son of a small business owner, Ryan understands the importance and role of small businesses in the community. He is grateful for being able to have a job blending helping others with his interest in business. Ryan takes a tremendous amount of pride driving around town seeing businesses he helped finance.

For over a decade Ryan has been promoting, underwriting and servicing loans for SCED’s economic development lending programs. He has MBA, is a certified Economic Development Finance Professional and a graduate of Leadership Redding. Ryan volunteers as a youth soccer coach and is on CalRecycle’s Loan Committee.

Ryan and his wife are raising their son and daughter in Redding where outdoor adventures abound. When not on a sports field, they are hiking, mountain biking and kayaking.