Ryan’s background includes 10 years of business development including sales, product development, corporate training, and management.
Prior to coming on board with KLP, he broadened his work experience by working for both large corporations and small privately owned businesses. Directly after graduating from Baylor University with a B.A. in Communications and a minor in Business Management, he competed as a touring golf professional. Ryan spent 2 years playing on the Nike/Tight lies tour then spent a full season on the Gateway tour where he has 2 tournament victories to his name including the 2010 Addidas Invitational. After a successful golf career he moved to Dallas for 3 years where he became Series 7 and 63 licensed with Morgan Stanley Smith Barney and landed a Financial Advisor position on a Private Wealth Management team. In 2012 Ryan moved to Houston to marry his college sweetheart and begin work with TWG Insurance. Ryan was a top sales executive in both Small Commercial, Property/Casualty, and Life insurance while serving a key role in company growth. He helped grow the Houston office by 50% from 2013 to 2014. Ryan is a former NCAA Division 1 Basketball player and stays heavily involved in Baylor Athletics.