Ryan has been an Olathe resident for over 20 years. He graduated from MidAmerica Nazarene University with a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Accounting.
Since 2003, Ryan has held a variety of banking and finance positions in the Johnson County area. He is currently the Director of Commercial Banking Operations for Kansas City's largest Credit Union.
For many years, Ryan has been engaged in the Olathe community. He is a 2007 graduate of Leadership Olathe, and has served on the Olathe Chamber Finance Committee, the Olathe CVB Advisory Council and the Olathe CVB Sports Commission.
Ryan is the father of two elementary age boys with many years left in school before they graduate. He is motivated to represent the interests of parents with students currently attending Olathe Public Schools.