Ryan was born and raised in Sacramento, CA. He went to college to earn a degree in fire technology where he also got his EMT certification. Ryan worked as a firefighter for CalFire and had a change of heart when the pandemic hit. He started ATP flight school in 2020 earning his commercial single and multi engine certification. He then switched over to Mach 5 to finish his CFI. Ryan has a passion for flying and his dream is to become an airline pilot. Some of Ryan’s hobbies include golfing, snowboarding, dirt bike riding, and going on hikes with his German shorthair pointer.