Ryan, from Austin, TX, graduated from Texas A&M University with Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in meteorology. He worked for four and a half years at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital in Houston as a Cardiac Sonographer before hearing the call to missions with FMC. Ryan entered Intake 2012 and served two years in Amazonia, in Ahuano, Ecuador. Ryan also served in Asia, where he met his wife, Sarah. He is now serving at FMC’s Big Woods mission base in Abbeville, LA.