Sierra Ryan, M.Ed.
Licensure Officer & Assistant Director
Sierra Ryan is the Licensure Officer and Assistant Director for the Council on Teacher Education. Sierra ensures candidates meet state licensure and program requirements before recommending them for licensure, serves as a liaison between UIC and the Illinois State Board of Education, and assists the director with the management and operation of the CTE. In addition to her phenomenal work at CTE, Sierra is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Educational Psychology at UIC.