Kirby Ryan joined CORAL’s board in 2018 after volunteering in several efforts with CORAL’s program and strategy teams. Kirby is a Director of Strategy at Salesforce. Previously, he was the Chief Operating Officer of SWS Venture Capital, where he focused on empowering entrepreneurs in the consumer products and technology space to rapidly disrupt markets and industries. Before entering venture capital, Kirby spent seven years with Deloitte Consulting’s Strategy and Operations practice, helping organizations develop long-term customer and operating strategies, improve efficiencies and performance, and launch new businesses. Kirby holds an MBA from the UCLA Anderson School of Management, as well as a master’s degree in international business and a bachelor’s in marketing from the University of Florida. Kirby enjoys all water-based activities and has been a passionate snorkeler and diver since childhood.