Ryan is currently a student at the University at Buffalo, studying Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering. He has a passion for space, additive manufacturing, renewable energies, and robotics. Prior to working at Watts Innovations, Ryan was chief systems engineer for an undergraduate NASA USIP cubesatellite mission through his school's research lab. Additionally, he has experience working on spacecraft at NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory and SpaceX as a structures engineering intern. In his free time, Ryan enjoys all things outdoors, running, and watching the Buffalo Bills win the 2023 Superbowl.