Dr. Ryan D. Follis

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Dr. Ryan Follis

Dr. Follis

Dr. Ryan Follis is the pastor of the First Baptist Church in Nokomis Illinois and Facilitator for Montgomery CEO. Ryan graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Human Relations in 1996, a Masters of Divinity in 2003, and his Doctorate of Ministry in 2013. Ryan developed his business and leadership skills as an executive with Target overseeing operations within a $75 million store and more than 50 employees. After receiving his call to ministry he moved to Nokomis in 2004 and has spearheaded numerous ministries and programs to restore church health as well as strengthen community endeavors. Ryan is passionate about CEO for its inductive learning style and networking opportunities for young entrepreneurs within the local business community. Ryan enjoys spending quality time with his wife and kids as well as playing music and enjoying the great outdoors.