Constance Ryan

Constance Ryan’s journey is a testament to the power of passion, innovation, and community impact. Armed with a medical technology degree from the University of Nebraska Medical Center, Connie embarked on a remarkable career that would lead her to the pinnacle of success.

In 1982, Connie made a bold decision to join the family business, Streck, Inc., igniting a spark of entrepreneurial spirit that would define her future. Over the years, she immersed herself in the dynamic world of medical technology, driven by a relentless pursuit of excellence. In 1992, Connie ascended to the role of president, propelling Streck into a new era of growth and innovation. By 2013, her visionary leadership had elevated her to the position of CEO, solidifying her reputation as a trailblazer in the industry.

Under Connie’s guidance, Streck experienced an extraordinary evolution, marked by consistent and steady growth. Through strategic acquisitions and the introduction of 45 groundbreaking products, Streck cemented its position as a leader in the medical technology sector. In fiscal 2023 alone, the company achieved record-breaking revenue exceeding $225 million, a testament to Connie’s visionary leadership and unwavering dedication.

In a bold move indicative of her strategic prowess, Connie orchestrated the successful sale of Streck to Madison Industries, marking a new chapter in the company’s storied history. 

Beyond her remarkable achievements in the business world, Connie is a passionate advocate for community empowerment and social change. Her philanthropic endeavors are as diverse as they are impactful. From serving as a Habitat Omaha Board Member and co-founding the transformative Women Build: Belvedere-Miller Park Project, to her current roles on the Luminarium Board, Omaha Symphony Board, and iEXCEL Advisory Board, Connie’s commitment to driving positive change knows no bounds.

As a member of esteemed organizations such as YPO Gold and the Chief Executives Organization, Connie continues to inspire and empower leaders around the world.

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