Currently, Ryan serves as Director of Music and choirs at Foothills Unitarian Church in Fort Collins,CO. Since moving to the area in 2005, he has performed around the Front Range as a pianist, including as a featured soloist with the Front Range Chamber Players. Ryan works as an independent arranger and composer and also maintains a full private piano studio. Current projects include arranging and composing for SATB choir and collaborating with songwriters for studio sessions. In his spare time, he loves to be outdoors biking, skiing and camping. Passions include family, wolves, nature, red wine, really good coffee and sleeping until 11:00. Ryan’s true love is daughter Elena Rose, affectionately called “Lanie”.