With a mother being a classically trained opera singer and music teacher, a father that was an Army Ranger who loved music, Ryan was born and raised to love music. Younger performances consisted of choir, musical theater, and community orchestra shows. Nothing satisfied Ryan's obsession with performing until his High Schools garage bands first performance at an Oklahoma water park to an audience of 3. Since then, he's crossed the country many times with several bands pursuing his dream. Now living in Colorado, he is very happy to be in the band Finaleyes.