NH Bankers Welcomes Ryan Hale as Government and Member Relations Manager 

Ryan HaleRyan Hale has joined the New Hampshire Bankers Association as Government and Member Relations Manager. In his new role at NH Bankers, Ryan will work closely with Tom Fahey, VP, Government Relations, representing our advocacy efforts at the state level, serving as lobbyist for New Hampshire’s banking industry before New Hampshire’s legislative and executive branches of government. With this role, Ryan will foster opportunities for relationship building between policy makers and association members, coordinating grassroots efforts. He will also provide enhanced services to the Association’s members with active engagement and outreach initiatives. 

Ryan joins NH Bankers after close to 20 years at the New Hampshire Auto Dealers Association (NHADA) where he most recently served as a Government Affairs Specialist. Along with this role, Hale has a long history of working on behalf of NHADA’s members in other capacities. NH Bankers is excited to tap Ryan’s expertise, which includes workforce development and workers compensation trust.

“I’m excited to be joining the NH Bankers’ team and using my past experience to advocate on behalf of New Hampshire’s banking industry. I look forward to working with lawmakers to advance public policies that will ensure we have a vibrant banking community that is so critical to maintaining strong communities,” says Ryan.

Ryan holds a Bachelor’s Degree from Keene State College and is a member of the American Society of Association Executives. Ryan will be completing his final year this summer at the Institute of Organizational Management (IOM) in Philadelphia, hosted by the US Chamber of Commerce.  Upon completion, he will receive an IOM designation and accrue the necessary hours to sit for their Certified Association Executive (CAE) exam. Ryan lives in Amherst, NH with his wife Heidi and son Ethan.