Ryan Shumacher (CA)
Ryan is an attorney whose practice is concentrated in the areas of estate planning, trust and probate administration, and tax-exempt nonprofit organizations. His practice has particular emphasis on representing clients heavily involved in philanthropy, including through donor-advised funds and private foundations, as well as working with many leading institutional nonprofits on a wide variety of corporate governance and planned giving matters.
Ryan has been highly involved with the equestrian community for many years. He and his wife Katie Shumacher own Grey Hope, an Oldenburg who Katie is currently competing at Prix St-Georges. In addition to serving on the Board of Directors of The Dressage Foundation, he is also the Founder and Co-Chair of the Professional Advisors Council and an Advancement Committee Member at the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County.
Ryan looks forward to bringing his personal and professional expertise to help grow TDF in order to further benefit dressage in the United States.