Ryan Byrd

Ryan Byrd

VP of Risk Reduction


Major: Political Science / Legal Studies

Class of 2019

Hometown: Franklin, Indiana

Greek Affiliation: Phi Delta Theta     

Other Involvement: Phi Delta Theta Warden, Legal Studies Student Association, Ball State Republicans

The Vice President of Risk Reduction for the Interfraternity Council (IFC), they are in charge of making sure the Ball State community is safe and abiding by policies in which the university has adopted. This includes, but is not limited to: conducting risk management training sessions with all Chapter Presidents, Risk Management Chairmen, and Social Chairmen for all fraternities in the IFC, conducting Social Evaluation Team (SET) training each semester and supervising the monitoring of registered events and responsible for organizing all event registration forms submitted by the IFC chapters.   The Vice President of Risk Reduction is also responsible for making sure all fraternities with chapter facilities have an updated fire evacuation plan and are regularly conducting fire drills. The Vice President of Risk Reduction will also be working on events such as National Hazing Prevention Week and planning an agenda for Sexual Assault Awareness Week.

Goals:To have clear and concise communication and transparency with every IFC chapter while promoting and maintaining a culture of excellence in risk reduction.