Ryan holds the position of Testing Specialist overseeing testing operations of the Owens Community College - Findlay, Ohio campus. Getting his start in the testing profession at Defiance College, he immediately became involved with the then Ohio College Testing Association and the NCTA. Elected to the OCTA board as Secretary in 2017, Ryan is proud to have been part of the group's expansion to include the entire Great Lakes region! He is also excited to be a first-time presenter at the 2018 NCTAConference in Scottsdale! When not proctoring examinations, Ryan enjoys music, camping, spending time with his nephews, and scuba diving. He holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Columbus State University (Georgia), and is currently working on his graduate degree.