Program Director, Integrated Settlement Services – Ryan Drew
Ryan Drew: BA Honors, MA TESOL, TESL Cert, Essential Skills Practitioner Cert, CLB Expert
Ryan began her career at SUCCESS 17 years ago as a Language Instructor in the LINC program. Nine years ago, she then joined the Language Services management team. As Program Manager – Resource & Curriculum Development at SUCCESS, she was responsible for implementing PBLA, incorporating blended learning and new technologies in the classroom, and standardizing the CLB‐aligned curriculum framework. As the Best Practices Coordinator for Language in the Immigrant Settlement & Integration Program, Ryan supported the training of the Language staff, contributed to proposal development, and the implementation of Best Practices across service regions.
In 2015, Ryan was appointed the Regional Manager for the Tri-Cities Immigrant Settlement & Integration Program overseeing settlement and language services in the region. In this role, she implemented new and additional programming to further serve the needs of newcomers in the Tri-Cities region.
Now, in her new role as Program Director of the Immigrant Settlement & Integration Program, Ryan is looking forward to continuing to support newcomers to BC with quality settlement and language programming that will assist in their settlement and integration process.