At an eary age during his childhood in Minnesota, Ryan discovered his unwavering passion for the outdoors and filmmaking. Somewhere between then and present day, he also developed a work ethic that is unrivaled by any of his peers. Ryan excels in whatever he puts his mind to, and his mind is undeniably set on the art of filmmaking (and sometimes also golf when summer rolls around). He specializes in table-top studio work, documentaries, and telling LGBTQ+ stories to help give a voice to the community that is proud to be a part of. So it's no surprise that Ryan pursues work that can shed a light on underrepresented communities and uses his storytelling abilities to help enact change.