Ryan Grosso Senior Associate Director
New York
rgrosso@orrgroup.com
(212) 424-1935

Focus

Ryan partners with Orr Group clients on campaign management, development strategy and operations, and event fundraising. Ryan focuses on developing innovative and actionable ideas for our nonprofit partners and taking a data-driven approach to achieve the greatest results.

During her tenure at Orr Group, Ryan has worked closely with diverse nonprofits across many sectors. She has led clients from visionary ideas to exemplary results, through step-by-step, everyday effort and tracking.

Experience

Previously, Ryan interned at Youth, INC, a nonprofit with a unique venture philanthropy model that works to transform the lives of NYC kids. In this role, Ryan assisted with development, events, organized and co-managed the Young Professionals Board, and developed a dashboarding system to track fundraising progress.

Ryan also interned with a variety of nonprofits including Minds Matter National, Inc., and the Neighborhood Initiatives Development Corporation. At the Neighborhood Initiatives Development Corporation, Ryan canvassed multi-family homes in the South Bronx and advocated for tenant rights. Through both these experiences, Ryan developed an understanding of the needs of the community, and the role nonprofits play in serving those pressing needs.

Selected Recent Partners

Education

  • B.A., Sociology and Urban Studies, Fordham University, 2013

When I’m not working I’m…

Traveling. I recently visited, Austria, Iceland and Scotland, and have been to all 48 continental U.S. states.