Ryan became the student pastor of Southview in September of 2019 after serving at churches in North Carolina and Ohio. He received his bachelor's degree from the College at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary as well as his Master's of Divinity from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. He has served in student ministry for over 10 years and has a passion to see students be transformed into the image of Christ.
Ryan's wife, Emily, loves to sing and bake. They have two children, Canaan & Shepherd, whose smiles and laughs brighten even the worst of days.