Ryan assists with education and nonprofit consulting with Colton Strawser Consulting. After working as an Industrial Engineer, Ryan switched career paths to teach at an urban school in Indianapolis. In the classroom, Ryan found student success by connecting academic standards to service in the community. Ryan’s school was recognized as a generationOn school of the year for three years in a row with multiple grants for continuing the work. Ryan lives on the westside of Indianapolis with his wife, Brandi, and their five young children.