Prior to joining the Edify team, Ryan worked in development for Nexus Systems after obtaining his BS in Marketing from West Chester University in Pennsylvania. Ryan went on to receive a Masters in Theological Studies from Palmer Theological Seminary in Pennsylvania and has been pastoring in Pennsylvania and California for the last six years. 

Ryan has a passion for seeing lives, communities, and nations transformed by Jesus and believes that education is a key component of this. He is excited to be a part of the Edify team and what God is doing through the organization around the globe.

While living in West Chester, PA, Ryan met his wife, Lauren. They got married in the summer of 2007 and moved to San Diego in the beginning of 2014. Lauren has her BS in Nursing and serves as a Cardiac Rehabilitation Nurse in San Marcos, CA. They have two amazing kids Brooks and Georgia. During their free time, they enjoy anything at the beach, trying new restaurants, travelling, and spending time with friends.