Ryan played the 2018 Central SCT for DePaul while taking grad school pre-reqs.
Writing and editing career
Ryan edited lit and social science for 2017 ACF Fall. His work on Fall and as assistant tournament director for the 2018 ACF Nationals earned him an invitation to become a member of ACF in both the editing and logistics tracks, the first person to receive both invitations simultaneously.
Ryan also edited lit and social science for the 2018 EFT.
Ryan directed multiple high school and college tournaments while at North Carolina.