Community Engagement Director – RSVP Project Director
Ryan is a native of Richmond, Virginia. He moved to the Upstate in 2015 with his wife, Kim, and three kids. Ryan enjoys connecting with people, especially over coffee, and learning about their passions and interests. Before serving at Rebuild Upstate, Ryan spent over 20 years in vocational church ministry, most recently planting Foundry Church where he serves as pastor. Ryan enjoys learning the history of people and places, reading, traveling, and being outdoors, particularly with his family.
Ryan serves on the Community Engagement team with a focus on developing and operating the RSVP program in Anderson County where he has the opportunity to engage and equip others to help Rebuild Upstate fulfill its mission to repair the homes of our low-income neighbors to make homes safer, healthier, and more livable.