April 16, 2015 – Executive recruiter Ryan Search & Consulting has added Madeline Walker Garvin to its staff as a consultant. Ms. Garvin joins Ryan Search from the State of Tennessee, where she was executive assistant to the first lady, Crissy Haslam. "The number of search projects we're handling now is growing significantly, not only here in our home state of Tennessee, but in a number of other markets across the country," said Dan Ryan, principal. "Madeline brings a wide background of experiences, industries and relationships that should help us support the growth plans of these businesses." Ryan Search & Consulting provides talent acquisition and development services to clients nationwide in the architecture, engineering, construction, manufacturing, healthcare, life sciences and economic development fields.