Ryan serves in Japan with a focus on church planting. After growing up on the mission field in Portugal, Germany, and the Philippines, he attended Lee University where he graduated in 2014. He taught English at the Jilin Huaqiao University of Foreign Languages in Changchun, China, where he spread the gospel through friendship evangelism. After teaching in the United States for a few years, he felt led to become a tentmaker missionary to Japan in 2019.
Since childhood, he has been involved in youth and student ministries across the United States, Europe, and Asia. The fulfillment of the Great Commission and the reaching of the lost has remained an integral part of his heart and life.