Ryan Klassy, MBA

Ryan Klassy has 18 years of experience in professional communications including marketing, copy writing and editing, corporate consulting, media relations, and reporting. He has been teaching at Aurora University since 2013. He is currently a marketing and public relations specialist at Elgin Community College. His additional academic experience includes mentoring and teaching students at Lynn University in Boca Raton, Florida, advising adult students at Kaplan University, and tutoring high school students in a college prep program at Elgin Community College. Ryan also contributes regularly to the Elgin Courier News, writing about local government and rural issues. He lives in Elgin with his wife Juanita and daughter Valentina.

MBA (Communications and Mass Media Management), Lynn University
BA Journalism (Advertising & Public Relations), University of Wisconsin

Courses Taught
Writing for Communications 
Navigating Organizations
Corporate and Professional Communications