Originally from Dallas, Texas, Ryan is a seasoned church-starter and church-starting coach. Ryan has a unique passion for helping people begin a relationship with Jesus Christ and for teaching the Bible in a creative and relevant style. Before starting his first church, Ryan served in campus ministry for nine years. He worked with college students at the University of Texas and several colleges in the Dallas/Fort Worth area.
When he is not working on The Edge Church, Ryan enjoys spending time with his wife, Gena, and kids, Zayne and Bryn, snow skiing, whitewater rafting, running and playing basketball.