Ryan serves as the Stembler Scholar and Director of Biblical & Theological Studies at First Presbyterian Church of Atlanta. Prior to arriving at FPC, he served as a Lecturer of Old Testament at Columbia Theological Seminary. Ryan is married to Jamie Butcher, who is a PC(USA) pastor in the Presbytery of Greater Atlanta. They have an energetic and playful toddler named Leo. Ryan is originally from southeastern Pennsylvania and suffers from a life-long love of Philadelphia sports teams.