Ryan has been making short films with his friends and family since he was a kid. He got his first video camera in the mid 90s and has never lost his fascination with the art. He has experience shooting and editing shorts, comedies and dramas, news and documentaries, commercials and PSAs, music videos, talk shows, concerts, and other performance arts. He graduated from UNC Asheville with a B.A. in Mass Communication (Film and Video) in 2013.
His work has screened in Brooklyn and D.C. and has been featured on several news and media outlets such as Fox Sports, Big East Digital Network, Comcast Spotlight, Fairfax Public Access, Tiny Mix Tapes, and Mountain Xpress. He has also worked as a production assistant for America’s Got Talent and the FUSION network.