Ryan was born and raised in a small town called Fox Valley, SK. He graduated from the University of Saskatchewan in 2006 with a Bachelor of Commerce degree, majoring in accounting. He began as an articling student for L&A CPA LLP in February, 2007 and received his CA designation in the beginning of 2011. He became a partner in October, 2012.
Ryan enjoys playing sports, going to the gym, and catching the odd movie. He has been fortunate enough to curl at a competitive level, and competed at the 2012 Brier in Saskatoon. He loves working with his clients and all-star roster of coworkers. Him and his partner Iris also have quite a variety of pets with more than 8 parrots, a turtle, a dog, and several bearded dragons and chameleon.