Born and raised in Hermosa Beach, CA, Ryan attended Cabrillo Community College in Aptos, CA before graduating from San Jose State University with a Bachelor’s degree in Physics and a minor in Mathematics. At college he did research in fundamental quantum theory focusing on Feynman’s Path Integral approach. He has taken many courses and is also very interested in astronomy and astrophysics. He has tutored math and physics at both the community college and university level.
Ryan hopes to inspire students to pursue their love of science and mathematics despite how intimidating these subjects can be. In Ryan’s spare time he enjoys reading, hockey, soccer, anything to do with physics and/or mathematics, and going to the beach as often as possible.