Ryan was raised in Cypress, CA and graduated from Oxford Academy in 2006. In college Ryan met Taylor and they were married November 2010. They currently have two boys, Carson (4) and Camden (3). In addition to his role as Lead Pastor, Ryan also serves as an officer in the US Army Reserve.
Ryan has a BA in Biblical Studies from BIOLA University and is finishing his Masters of Divinity from Azusa Pacific Seminary in 2017. He joined the staff at GGFC as the Student Ministries Pastor in June 2012 and accepted the call as Lead Pastor in July 2016. He and his family love the community of GGFC and are passionate about creating a healthy church that brings the Kingdom of God to Garden Grove.