Ryan was a multi-year starter at Quarterback for Fort Madison High School in Iowa where he broke several school, conference and district passing records.  He was a coach at Horizon High School prior to coming to Desert Vista.

Ryan is a Vice President in the Commercial Banking Group at US Bank, which serves the bank’s middle market clients.  He has over 16 years of experience in banking, with most of that experience being at US Bank with Commercial Banking clients.  Ryan holds a Bachelor of Arts in Finance from the University of Iowa, where he also completed his MBA.  Ryan was a member of the Valley Leadership Class of 41.  He serves on the Fiesta Bowl Yellow Jacket Committee and the New Pathways for Youth Leadership Council, where he is also a Youth Mentor.  Prior to moving to Arizona, Ryan served in a variety of leadership positions in Iowa.  He and his wife, Kim, reside in Scottsdale with their two dogs, Manti and Nigel.