Ryan was born and raised in the North Shore of Massachusetts. He currently resides in Southern Maine with his wife and son, and their dog Emmett. He earned a Bachelor’s degree in Mass Communications from Quinnipiac University in 2003. He has worked in the visual and graphic arts for 17 years, starting in Los Angeles performing on-air graphics for live television broadcasts and later working on national ad campaigns as an editor, VFX artist, and colorist for clients such as Universal Pictures, Google, Pepsi, Apple, Starbucks, BeatsbyDre, Victoria’s Secret, and dozens of others. Now, as the chief forensic animator at TTS, he likes to work directly with attorneys and their experts to fine-tune and perfect the animations down to the finest detail.