Ryan MacTaggart

Biography

Ryan MacTaggart is the Associate Director of Professional Learning at EDUCAUSE and a recognized presenter and author on value-centered leadership, learning and development, personal growth, and organizational success. He holds a Ph.D. in Education and Human Resource Studies and certifications in teaching and coaching. Ryan has worked with leaders in higher education institutions, K-12 schools, and various corporate organizations to move the needle forward for their teams and those they serve. He is passionate about how incredible people are when given the proper context in which to thrive and strives to help people realize their best selves in all aspects of life.

EDUCAUSE Publications

  • Leaders Are Readers: Q1 2024 Reading List
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    The suggested readings in this installment of the "Leaders Are Readers" series challenge traditional notions of productivity. They also underscore the importance of resilience and belonging and explore the relationship between leading well and writing well. Finally, they remind us that the most important leadership lessons often come from students.

  • Leaders Are Readers: Q4 Reading List
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    The suggested readings—and one podcast—in the fourth installment of the "Leaders Are Readers" series challenge leaders to shift their perspectives through reflection and learning.

  • Leaders Are Readers: Q3 Reading List
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    Our society and our academic institutions need courageous leaders. The suggested readings in the third installment of the "Leaders Are Readers" series explore how to build courage and become a more courageous leader.

EDUCAUSE Presentations