Vern Ryan

Assistant Director, South LA County CTELS

Vern Ryan has devoted the last 20 plus years to public service in aspects ranging from law enforcement, teacher, coach, non-profit executive director, and currently serving as Assistant Director of Career Technical Education and Life Skills of South Los Angeles County jail facilities. He has been with Five Keys since 2014. While working in-custody at Five Keys, he taught ISP, ESL, computers, entrepreneurship, and leadership classes. Although he misses the classroom, he loves inspiring our instructors to continue to be amazing. Outside of work Vern loves spending time with family and friends, traveling, and playing with new electronic gadgets!