Ryan joined ALMH in January 2015 and serves as the Lead Athletic Trainer for Memorial SportsCare at ALMH. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in athletic training and a Master of Science in athletic training from Illinois State University. Prior to joining the ALMH team, Ryan served as a graduate assistant athletic trainer with the Illinois State University football program and worked for several years as a physician extender alongside a primary care sports medicine physician. Ryan is an ImPACT© Trained Athletic Trainer and Performance Enhancement Specialist. Since 2008, he has held his athletic trainer certification through the Board of Certification, Inc.
His primary role is to serve the athletic teams at Lincoln College, where he attends practices and games to assist with injury prevention, conditioning and injury recognition and treatment. Ryan works closely with athletes and coaches, with the goal to give every athlete the opportunity to perform at their highest level.