Ryan Polk is the Chief Product Officer at Stack Overflow, and is responsible for evolving Stack Overflow’s product suite in order to drive growth across the public platform and Stack Overflow for Teams.
Previously Ryan was an Operating Partner at Insight Partners, where he worked with leadership teams across their 750 company portfolio to help build R&D organizations and refine product strategy. Prior to this, Ryan was the Chief Product Officer at Carbon Black where he led an R&D organization of over 550 people. Ryan's accomplishments also include executive leadership roles at CA Technologies and Rally Software, where he made a significant impact on product management and product delivery.
He holds a Master of Science in finance from Georgetown University and a Bachelor of Arts in psychology from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
Ryan has three teenagers and lives in South Reno, where they all enjoy snowboarding together as a family.