Ryan is an incoming Ph.D. student at Northwestern University studying Materials Science & Engineering. His research areas include high entropy alloys, perovskite solar cells, and metal additive manufacturing. He has over three years of teaching and tutoring experience in STEM classes and plans to continue studying learning and teaching pedagogy in graduate school. As a former Fairfax Collegiate student, Ryan hopes to share his enthusiasm for engineering with younger students. Ryan is an alumnus of Georgia Tech (B.S. Materials Science & Engineering '23) and TJHSST.