Ryan Nesbit currently serves as Vice President for Finance and Administration at UGA after serving as the University’s budget director since 2000. In this capacity, he also serves as treasurer for the UGA Athletic Association, treasurer for the UGA Research Foundation, and chair of the UGA Real Estate Foundation. He began working at UGA in 1994 in the facilities planning office and took leave from UGA in 1995 and 1996 to serve as the Sanford Stadium venue operations manager for the Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games. Nesbit holds a master’s degree in business administration from UGA and a bachelor’s degree in business administration from The Citadel. He is a member of the Athens First United Methodist Church, coaches youth basketball and little league baseball, volunteers with Kairos Prison Ministries, serves on the Board of UGA’s Wesley Foundation, and has served on the Board of Directors of the United Way of Northeast Georgia. He and his wife Dale have two sons, Trent and Luke.