Ryan co-founded DiabetesDailyGrind.com in 2014 with Amber Clour, and is now a medical resident in California. He stepped away from his role with the website and Real Life Diabetes Podcast in the spring of 2018.
Born in Oklahoma City and a graduate of the University of Oklahoma, Ryan is all things Sooner State. Diagnosed with type 1 diabetes at nine years old, he has totaled 50,000 needle pricks over the past 15 years. He was an active kid, always outside, and often found competing on a football or baseball field during high school.
Ryan thrives on activities that bring energy into his life, such as hiking, books, cycling, mountains, yoga, cooking, and running.