Tim Ryan, U.S. representative, Ohio’s 13th congressional district
Tim Ryan, representing Ohio’s 13th District, was first elected to the
U.S. House of Representatives in 2002. He is currently serving in his
Ryan is a member of House Appropriations Committee; he also serves as
co-chairman of the Congressional Addiction, Treatment and Recovery
Caucus and is a member of the Bipartisan Task Force to Combat the Heroin
Epidemic. Ryan serves as co-chairman of the Congressional Manufacturing
Caucus and is a leading voice fighting to strengthen America’s
manufacturing base and reform U.S. trade policies. The Caucus examines
and promotes policies to help American manufacturers find trained,
educated workers, to lead the world in developing new industrial
technologies, to operate on a level playing field with foreign
competitors, and to obtain the capital they need to thrive.
He is the author of A Mindful Nation: How a Simple Practice Can Help Us Reduce Stress, Improve Performance, and Recapture the American Spirit and The Real Food Revolution: Healthy Eating, Green Groceries, and the Return of the American Family Farm.
Ryan has a law degree from the University Of New Hampshire School Of
Law (formerly the Franklin Pierce Law Center). He studied abroad as part
of the Dickinson School of Law’s International Law Program. He received
a BA in political science from Bowling Green State University in
Bowling Green, Ohio.