Ryan came to Crosswalk in the Fall of 2021 from Grace Evangelical Presbyterian Church in Lawrence, Kansas, where he was ordained to the ministry and served as pastor of care and compassion. Ryan did his undergraduate work at the University of Kansas and Calvary University, Kansas City, and holds a Master of Divinity degree from Reformed Theological Seminary, Orlando. Ryan also worked as a youth pastor for over seven years and served in several non-profit ministries, including Sunshine Ministries, St. Louis, and O’Connell Youth Ranch, Lawrence, Kansas.
Ryan and Hanna have been married since 2002 and have three children. Ryan will tell you that his family is his favorite pastime and their hobbies and activities often become his interests as well. You may also find him enjoying a baseball game, hiking a mountain, or sitting around a fire with friends.