(He, Him, His) - Executive Director
Ryan has served as the Executive Director of the Capital Pride Alliance since 2012. He is an active member of the community and currently serves on the 2022 Gay Games Washington DC Bid Committee. He served as President and Vice-President of Team DC, an LGBT sports association representing sports teams in the national capital region, and is currently a member of Stonewall Dodgeball and the District of Columbia Aquatics Club. For the previous 15 years before joining Capital Pride, Ryan had worked in higher education at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, specifically handling residential life issues and supporting student leadership and residential operations. Back in his hometown of Michigan City, Indiana, he was the founder and Race Director for the Tower Run, a challenging 8K run. Ryan has lived in the Washington, D.C. area since 1998, and is an avid runner and all-around sports enthusiast. He received his master’s in higher education at Ball State University.