Ryan was raised on Maryland’s Eastern Shore and attended St. Michaels Middle/High School. At age 17, while still finishing high school, Ryan began his telecommunications career installing telephone systems. He elevated to Sr. Technician status within 5 years and has continued to evolve his knowledge as changes in the telephony industry occur. Ryan graduated from Chesapeake College in 2004 and achieved an Associate’s Degree in Business Administration, while continuing to pursue Telecommunications full time.

He has received numerous manufacturer certifications on a wide range of telephone products, equipment, and even a license to operate lifts and powered trucks. His experience in the field has afforded him the ability to help businesses determine which technologies and solutions are most effective for their environment. Additionally, he holds a low-voltage electrical license in many jurisdictions. Ryan resides in Easton, Maryland with his wife and their son Jaxson, and is always playing with motorcycles, old cars, and guitars.