Ry Sullivan previously collaborated with Root Division in an advisory role and is excited to help promote visual arts community and education as a board member. Ry is a software professional who works at the intersection of financial empowerment and user experience. He is Vice President of Product at Carta, Inc., which builds software for private companies, investors, and employees to manage equity and securities. He oversees the company’s design organization and UX, mobile, and customer operations initiatives. Prior to Carta, Ry worked at several Bay Area startups including Klout, Lithium Technologies, and Shift Technologies as well as an investment banker at Goldman Sachs. Ry earned an AB from Dartmouth College and an MBA from Harvard Business School. He enjoys exploring the Bay Area, corgi parenting, skiing, running, soccer, cinema, and painting.