Ryan manages all aspects of Rockhill Academy, including planning social, educational, and entertainment activities for the residents of Rockhill Manor. He also coordinates holiday events and community outings for the residents. He has worked at Rockhill Manor since 2016, continuing his career path working with adults who have mental illness and developmental disabilities. He previously worked at Truman Medical Center’s Recovery Health Services as a Recovery Coach for people addressing mental illness and substance abuse. Ryan is highly regarded for his enthusiasm and compassion with the residents. He has a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Sociology from the University of Missouri–Columbia.