The Recreation Vehicle Dealers Association (RVDA) has named Julianne Ryder as  marketing communications specialist, a position that will assume some of the day-to-day duties that Phil Ingrassia performed as vice president of communications before becoming president.

According to a press release, Ryder will support the development and distribution of marketing messages for RVDA and RV Learning Center programs, Go RVing and other member benefits. She will also contribute to the RVDA website, social media sites and publications.

Ryder brings marketing expertise as well as a strong background in association publishing. Most recently a freelance writer and editor, Ryder ran primary member communications for the National League of Cities and the American Society for Public Administration, both located in Washington, D.C.

Ryder can be contacted at [email protected]