Carol-Ann Ryan received an Honours B.A. in Art & Art History from the University of Toronto and Sheridan College and a Master’s in Art History from Western University. She works as a writer, arts educator and collections manager. She has published numerous reviews and essays and worked as an educator at the Emily Carr University in Vancouver, the Art Gallery of Ontario and the Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art in Toronto. In 2011 she co-founded Art Wheelers, bicycle-led guided tours of public art in Vancouver. Carol-Ann currently resides in Barrie where she sits on the Art@RVH Acquisitions Committee and the Barrie Arts and Cultural Council Steering Committee.