Michelle Ryan is a proven marketing professional with many years of experience in writing, editing, blogging and social media management.
She applies this dynamic background to “The Wishbone Boys” project as social media manager and line producer. She researches, writes and schedules posts to the official Facebook, Twitter and YouTube accounts for the film. She also contributes her writing, editing and marketing experience whenever needed.
Michelle has served as assistant editor for Secrets of the South magazine and as editor for The South Alabamian, a weekly newspaper in rural southwest Alabama. She has managed the blogging and social media presence for a wide range of clients, including major manufacturers, small businesses and retailers.
Her freelance work has appeared in Mobile Bay Monthly magazine, the Mobile Press-Register, the Huntsville Times, Bama Magazine, Secrets of the South magazine, SportsEvents Magazine, and The Bleacher Report, a major online sports blog and news sit. She has also won various awards and recognition for her poetry and non-fiction.
Michelle holds a bachelor’s degree in English, with a concentration in creative writing, and journalism from the University of South Alabama, and a master’s degree in journalism from the University of Alabama, home of the 16-time National Champions, where she also served as a graduate assistant and graduate teaching assistant.
A former Azalea Trail Maid, Michelle is a certified hot yoga instructor and regular practitioner, and an avid sports fan. She currently resides in Mobile, Alabama.