Prior active duty Marine SNCO and combat veteran. Founder of the Norther California Amateur Paranormal Society (Nor-C.A.P.S.) in 2008 with his wife Nicole. While currently still conducting investigations with his team he volunteers at Preston Castle in Ione, CA as both a historical and paranormal docent. Helping expand the public's knowledge of the Castles history and assisting other investigators as they explore its halls. Ryan has also given lectures at Sacramento State College on the subject of paranormal investigations.