Ryan grew up in western Montana until his baseball career took him to college in California and then on to Washington State University. He graduated with a degree in finance. In 2003, he moved to the Tri-Cities to marry his lovely bride, Emily. Together, they love raising their two boys and lovely daughter.
Ryan spends most of his free time enjoying his family, exercising, coaching, golfing and volunteering for those causes that are near to his heart.