Ryan grew up in Sioux Falls, SD and spent most of his childhood traveling to the Twin Cities. Naturally, he moved to Saint Paul in 2012 for school at the University of St. Thomas and has been in the Cities since! He loves the diversity of people and places that comes with living in a bigger city. Ryan has lived in many neighborhoods around St. Paul and Minneapolis since living here. He currently finds himself spending the most time in the Whittier neighborhood of Minneapolis. Ryan brings with him a background in the Nonprofit sector and the Salon industry. He takes his passion for working with people and helping them find solutions to their problems to Vibe. He is excited to be a new addition to the Operations team. When he is not in the office Ryan finds every chance he can to camp with his family along the North Shore, especially the Superior Hiking Trail.