Ryan Hanson, M.A.

GIS Services Programmer
901.678-2869 | rbhanson@memphis.edu

Ryan Hanson joined the SBBER in 2006. He attended the University of Memphis where he completed his M.S. in Business Administration concentrating in Management Information Systems in 2010 and his M.A. in Geography in 2004. He also earned his B.A. in Journalism from the University in 2001.

He previously worked at the Memphis Area Chamber of Commerce, Memphis Center City Commission, and Shelby County Tax Assessor. In addition to working with the SBBER, Mr. Hanson has also worked with the Center for Partnerships in Geographic Information Systems and the Center for Intermodal Freight Research at the University.

Mr. Hanson specializes in computerized mapping and spatial data analysis. His research interest relate to economic development, demographics, real estate, and urban issues.

Mr. Hanson served on the board of the Memphis Area Geographic Information Council from 2006 - 2008 and continues to be an active member.