Ryan is a 2011 graduate of the SUNY Delhi PGM program. While at Delhi he served as the PGM Club President and played two years on the Delhi golf team. In 2009 he won SUNY Delhi Player of the Year and in 2011 he was medalist at the SUNY Delhi Invitational. Upon graduation Ryan accepted a position as assistant golf professional at Colgate University's Seven Oaks Golf Club. He is currently in his second season.