Ryan is an Environmental Remediation Project Manager for the Presidio Trust, a federal government corporation created to administer and manage the Presidio of San Francisco. He manages the investigation, remedial design, construction and long-term maintenance and monitoring of landfill and petroleum cleanup sites from the US Army’s former occupation of the Presidio.
Ryan completed an undergraduate and MS degree in Earth Sciences from University of Santa Cruz where he studied and researched coastal erosion and sediment transport along the Central Coast of California. After graduating Ryan worked for seven years as an environmental consultant in San Francisco. His favorite projects included investigation and characterization of contaminated sediments throughout numerous ports and harbors along the US west coast.
Ryan resides and surfs at Ocean Beach, San Francisco. He can be found surfing giant Mavericks in the winter or traveling to the southern hemisphere in the foggy summer months. He also enjoys biking and snowboarding or just spending quality time with his girlfriend Kelly and dog Kayla.