As Broadcast Operations Coordinator, Ryan works in many different areas of broadcasting, including broadcast automation and audio production. He is also the host of Carrying On and local voice for NPR's Morning Edition. He joins HPPR from Jenkintown, PA – a suburb of Philadelphia – where he worked in commercial radio and gained his passion for public radio through volunteering at NPR member station WDIY in Bethlehem, PA as a Host/Producer and Board Operator.
A graduate of Penn State University, Ryan loves the freedom of public radio programming and the connection it has with its listeners. He enjoys sharing his favorite songs over the airwaves and is a musician himself, playing bass guitar.