Ryan has served as senior pastor of New Life Community Church (NLC) in Carlisle, Pa., for over 17 years. He is a highly creative leader, filled with optimism and passion, which makes him fun to work with. He sits on diverse boards for both the Brethren in Christ U.S. and in the greater Carlisle community. Ryan graduated from Emmanuel Bible College with a bachelor’s degree in Religious Education, and he has also completed the Emerging and Executive Leadership Programs from Arrow Leadership.
Ryan is married to the love of his life, Maureen. They have two adult children, Joshua and Alethea. He loves gardening, beekeeping, and hunting. When he’s not around NLC, he is probably watching hockey, enjoying good coffee, and connecting with people.