Ryan is a native of Riner, Virginia, and is a 2010 alumni of Emory & Henry College. While at Emory & Henry, Ryan majored in History and Middle Eastern/Islamic Studies. Ryan graduated Magna Cum Laude. In graduate school, Ryan’s internship at Radford University was in housing and residence life.
Ryan has worked professionally in Housing and Residence Life, Greek Life, Student Activities, Student Media, and Conduct at Radford University, Methodist University, and Coastal Carolina University.
At Emory & Henry, Ryan leads the division of student affairs. His direct reports include the areas of Housing and Residence Life, Student Activities, Intramurals, Greek Life, The Outdoor Program, the campus C.A.R.E.S. grant, Campus Police, and Health Services. Finally, Ryan is an integral member of the College’s Care Team, and chairs the Behavioral Intervention Team, Threat Assessment Team, and Emergency Management Team.
MBA, Ongoing, Coastal Carolina University
M.S.Ed. Education: Curriculum and Instruction, 2012, Radford University
B.A. History & Middle Eastern/Islamic Studies, 2010, Emory & Henry College