Film & Media Studies
Ryan is a highly creative individual who has spent 25 years in various innovative industries as both a content creator and entrepreneur. He has thrived in the Hollywood ecosystem having written and produced multiple television and film projects for Universal Pictures, Disney, New Line Cinema, Warner Bros., MTV and others. He created the Disney Television series, RAPUNZEL’S TANGLED ADVENTURES in which he served as Executive Producer and Showrunner. He is also the Co-Creator, Executive Producer and Writer of IT’S THE DOWNTOWN VEGAS REALITY SHOW, a ten episode television comedy coming soon to Netflix.
Alongside his Hollywood endeavors, Ryan created The Daydreamer’s Academy, a digital media arts program that utilizes current technology to bring visual narrative storytelling to students throughout the country.
Ryan also co-founded SR3 Design, a pioneering international interior architectural design firm. He created and facilitated development of a ground-breaking approach to interior design with “drag and drop” technology that supported the firm’s vision of housing design, sourcing and purchasing under a single roof leading to significant reductions in project schedules and costs. Within 18 months of inception, SR3 was acquired by a top tier international architectural design firm.
Ryan received his BA in Communications from California State University of Fullerton and studied English Literature at Richmond University in London. He is a member of the Writer’s Guild of America and a graduate of its prestigious Showrunner Training Program. Ryan spends his free time trying to impress his eleven year old daughter.