Ryan began teaching in 2012 and joined Five Oaks Academy in 2013. He serves as a Middle School Director where he teaches Arithmetic, Geometry and Physical Education. He graduated from the College of Charleston where he received a Bachelor of Science in Secondary Education and a Bachelor of Arts in History. He also has taken several upper-level math classes and has always had an affinity for math. He has been tutoring in a wide variety of math subjects since 2014. In addition to attending the College of Charleston, he also attended Lander University where he played collegiate soccer and studied abroad in Italy. He received his Montessori Elementary Certification from the Center for Guided Montessori Studies. Ryan has previously taught at Stratford High School and has coached soccer for 6 years at the middle and high school level. Ryan is affiliated with the South Carolina Montessori Alliance (SCMA).