Ryan joined Messer in 1998 as an intern while studying civil engineering at the University of Cincinnati. Upon graduating in 2001, Ryan was hired on full time as a project engineer in the Cincinnati region. Ryan has worked on projects across multiple regions, and his most extensive work has been in Indianapolis, where he relocated in 2006 as a project manager. His experience includes cost planning and estimating and operations roles on projects in the Higher Education, Health Care, Science and Technology, and Federal/Military markets.
Ryan serves on the Board of The Refuge and ACE Mentors, and the Design and Engineering Academy Advisory Council of Indianapolis Public Schools.