Ryan is a certified planner and licensed architect at MHTN with over a decade of experience. As the Urban Design Director he focuses on developing urban design solutions to create complete communities in Utah and throughout the intermountain West. Recent projects include the Park City Arts and Culture District Master Plan, Millcreek City Center Master Plan and Taylorsville Town Center Revitalization Plan. He received his MArch degree from North Carolina State with an urban design concentration in 2011 and graduated from the University of Utah in 2007 in Urban Planning. He has been serving as the APA Utah Chapter Communications Chair since 2018.