Short Resume


POSITION: Partner Ruyle Hullinger and Associates
ADDRESS: 10520 Boardwalk Loop #304, FL 34202
TELEPHONE: 309 634 5557   H 941 312 1032

MARITAL STATUS: Married to Beth Ruyle / two grown children
EDUCATIONAL M.A. Environmental Science, Governors State University
BACK­GROUND: B.A. Public Administration, Governors State University
Post Graduate University of Illinois Chicago, NIU

Over forty years of city management, planning and economic development experience. Provided consulting services to governments, land developers, and attorneys. Emphasis on municipalities and counties. Developed numerous plans, annexation agreements, economic development studies, transportation plans, housing studies, environmental studies, strategic plans, and zoning and subdivision ordinances. Designed numerous developments. Served as an expert witness numerous times.

Led the development of fourteen comprehensive plans, and seven major zoning ordinance amendments. Reviewed over three hundred proposed land developments. Developed numerous open space plans and community improvement plans.
Served as Economic Development Director, Village Manager, Village Administrator, Chief of Development, County Director of Land Use & Planning Director. Also served as a volunteer social worker and US Marine, promoted from Private to Colonel in the Marine Corps Reserve. Vietnam veteran. Top Secret Security Clearance.


Colonel Marine Corps Reserve - 32 yrs
Sarasota Sister Cities, Vice President Communications
Sarasota Military Officers Social Media
Marine Corps League VFW, Marine Corps Association
"Who's Who in the World" 1988, "Who's Who in Environment"
Formerly American Institute of Certified Planners AICP
Formerly American Planning Association
Formerly Lambda Alpha Professional Land Fraternity

Numerous Articles, Plans, Studies