Curriculum and Instruction

Ryan Mehaffy, Graduate Assistant

picture of Ryan MehaffyRyan is in his second year as a Graduate Assistant with the WIU Department of Curriculum and Instruction, and is pursuing a Master of Business Administration.  He works in the Science Center for Dr. Powers, and also works for Dr. Singh, Dr. Syzjka, and Dr. Jones.

Prior to coming to WIU, Ryan was a Medicaid case manager in the Des Moines, Iowa, area for three years.  He worked with adults and children with intellectual disabilities and mental illnesses.  Ryan graduated from Buena Vista University in 2012 with a Bachelor of Arts in Human Services and Organizational Leadership.

Ryan is originally from Gowrie, Iowa.  He is a 2008 graduate of Prairie Valley High School.  After Ryan graduates from WIU, he hopes to work in public or healthcare administration.