Ryan was born in New Jersey and has lived in Knoxville for the past three years. He is excited to be making his CBT debut. He is currently in eighth grade at Christian Academy of Knoxville. Some of his previous roles at Knoxville Children’s Theatre include Jonas in The Giver, Sir Kay in Knights of Camelot – Quest for the Grail, Shang in Mulan, and Kitch in Heidi and the King. He wishes to thank his family and friends, as well as CBT for giving him this opportunity. Special thanks to Zach Allen and Dennis Perkins at Knoxville Children’s Theatre.