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George-Ann Ryan a New York-based Antiguan public policy professional with a focus on development, labour, and urban economics. She serves as Chief Financial Officer at The Sadie Collective — an organization dedicated to the representation and advancement of black women in economics.

She has held other roles such as Research Associate at The Hamilton Project at Brookings Institution, Research and Administrative associate at the Economic Security Project working to provide economic security for all, and Economic Scholar at the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas 11th Annual Economic Scholars Program Conference.

She has appeared on BBC World Service's World News Have Your Say and written for publications such as Tremr and The Financial Diet. 

George-Ann is a Masters of International Affairs (MIA) Candidate at Columbia University's School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA) with a concentration in Economic and Political Development and specialization in Data Analytics and Quantitative Analysis. She is a proud Pace University, NYC alumna where she was awarded a B.A. in Economics, magna cum laude with a focus on quantitative research methods and French.