Ryan Brookshire, Office Manager, handles accounts, IT, logistics, and administration. Ryan also contributes to NCTAF’s outreach efforts. Prior to joining NCTAF, Ryan taught middle and high school English in Cologne, Germany for two years, initially on a Fulbright grant. Previously, he worked as a copy editor at Al-Ahram Weekly in Cairo, Egypt. Ryan received a Bachelor of Music Education and a Bachelor of Arts in German from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa.