Harvest Hickory, NC
Originally from Corvallis, OR, Ryan spent the early years of his life moving around the country as a military kid before settling in Chicago in 1999, where he attended college at Trinity International University and Moody Bible Institute. Beginning in 2005 Ryan served as both a worship pastor and associate pastor prior to planting Redemption Bible Church in 2009 just outside Chicago, where he served as lead pastor for seven years.
In March of 2016 Ryan transitioned the leadership of Redemption and became the Senior Pastor of Harvest Bible Chapel in Hickory, NC. Ryan is committed to spreading the vision of Harvest Bible Chapel throughout their region and is passionate about seeing more churches planted so that more disciples will be made. He is married to his wife, Tami and has three children named Ava, Ryder, and Lincoln. Ryan also hosts a podcast for ministry leaders called In The Room.