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WE.

We the artists, the musicians, the advocates, the designers, the entrepreneurs, the after school teachers, the activists banded together, for YOU to make an impact. We're YOUR squadYOUR networkYOUR team that has come together to EMPOWER YOU. Your actions amplify and embolden the voice-less. And Together, We are Louder.

 

The Team

 
 
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MICHELLE RYAN
Co-Founder, CEO

Michelle, a dedicated musician, is diversely experienced with expertise in creative direction, marketing strategy, media development, design, UX/UI, and social entrepreneurship. Michelle understands the power of media; by entertaining people, you can inspire masses. Michelle has helped create movements that have resulted in community solidarity and societal/political change.

She spearheaded a movement against child trafficking that gained the support of high-profile musicians, politicians, and advocates including UN Women, UNICEF, H.E.A.T. Watch, PROTECT, Blackalicious, Del the Funky Homosapien, Merrill Garbus of Tune-Yards, and many more. Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf together with the CSEC task force launched the Report John website at a music festival she produced for the movement which was co-presented by Assemblymember Rob Bonta.

Michelle co-founded We Are Louder to extend the movement for social good through entertainment and to expand the scope of social justice initiatives.

 

 
 

JAMIE WAY
Co-Founder, CMO

Jamie has been working passionately within the music and media business for 15 + years, with a focus on branding, strategy, production, and product development. In product marketing, his clients have included Slayer, Roger Waters, Mariah Carey , Lana Del Rey and many more. He founded a non-profit org, Andrew S. Way Music Foundation, which teams up musicians and songwriters with after school organizations in Oakland.

Jamie co-founded We Are Louder to create new opportunities in how we interact with products and content. He’s focused on utilizing commerce to drive funds and awareness into impactful social programs.