MANAGING DIRECTOR RYAN INTERNATIONAL GROUP OF INSTITUTIONS
Over the decades, among the variety of personalities that have risen to prominence for their contribution in the field of education and social service, Mrs. Grace Pinto stands out as someone distinctively striking and seminal in her demonstration of commitment towards making a difference through her schools as a leader. She has made a definite and long lasting impact in the educational system by modernizing it. Her contribution in these spheres is known for its dignified simplicity and humility. Grace Pinto has been honoured several times for her passionate service to the nation. One of her dreams was to stand on a global platform giving glory to God and proclaim His works through Ryan Group and to reach out to the children of the world, especially the children of India. She was privileged to be invited for the Presidential National Prayer Breakfast at the White House, Washington D. C. several times and she was honoured to be one among the five speakers.
A dedicated faculty, trained and led by her team, supported with state-of-the-art infrastructure and Information Communication Technology (ICT), the Ryan Group today operates schools under the following boards – CBSE, ICSE/ISC and SSC and even international boards offering the IB & IGCSE (Cambridge) curricula under the aegis of the Ryan Global Schools.
Grace Pinto’s distinguished career is packed with many firsts, a testimony to her vision and foresight. The Ryan Group under her direction has pioneered significant national and international events in order to develop excellence in leadership amongst students. The Group hosted the prestigious World Scholar’s Cup with record breaking participation in the history of the World Scholar’s Cup. International Cultural Exchange programmes, with institutions based in the US and UK, partnered with NASA for educational programmes, Social Service Camps are also a regular fixture on the school calendar. RYAN TV – a media initiative mentors students to create India’s youngest breed of technicians, news anchors, cinematographers and so forth. In the field of sport, the group has collaborated with the best in the industry to bring worldclass coaching to its children.
Mrs. Grace Pinto’s life demonstrates her capacity for love, service, commitment, and charity. She has undertaken several remarkable initiatives in support of society reaching out to people in need reflecting a desire to serve the underprivileged, underserved & handicapped children as well as children of widows. Recently, Ryan Schools’ FOOD BUCKET CHALLENGE initiative collected over 550,000 kilos of food items and distributed it to over 200 NGOs in India.
The Group has also garnered about 8 Limca Book Records in different categories under her mentorship. The vision is to extend groups’s educational reach to international frontiers as well as to introduce academic learning where education is inaccessible and help children grow holistically and aspire to excel in life.