Meet The Staff


Ryan Viner | Executive Director

Since Ryan started as CFL's Executive Director, our number Fight for Literacy Games has grown from 7 to 75. From 2015-2017 alone, he sourced funding for more than 50 literacy projects nationwide, impacting over 8,000 children. When he's not working, Ryan spends his time playing soccer and hanging with his wife!


Gray Blocker | Program Director

Gray found her passion for literacy while serving at a school in Kenya after college. As Program Director, Gray communicates with our amazing literacy partners and generous donors to ensure contributions make the most impact in the Fight for Literacy. Gray enjoys running, reading, and traveling with her husband and friends. 



Suzanne Hamm | Corporate Sponsorship Specialist

Suzanne brings more than 20 years of brand development and corporate sponsorship experience to CFL. She served as the Director of Brand Marketing, Sponsorships, and Corporate Hospitality for Capital One Bank. Suzanne now serves as Vice President of Strategy, Director of Sponsorships at Sullivan Branding.