Ryan Hertz, MSW
President & CEO
Since assuming leadership of SOS in May of 2010, Ryan Hertz and his team have expanded the organization’s scope to encompass emergency shelter, housing, and supportive service solutions that have helped thousands of displaced people get back on their feet and find a renewed sense of purpose. Ryan strives to build meaningful relationships with those eager to help realize his vision for a community where all people will have access to a place they are proud to call home. Ryan also serves as a board member for the Alliance for Housing, Lathrup Village DDA, Isaac Agree Downtown Synagogue, and Chabad of Greater Downtown Detroit. He loves making music, traveling, and studying Chassidus.