Ryan is enrolled at the University of Pittsburg School of Nursing Honors College. After earning his BSN, he plans to attend graduate school for his Doctorate in Nursing. His goal is to become a nurse anesthetist. Ryan has sponsored a team for the Semper Fi Fund 5k, which provides assistance to post 9/11 wounded and critically injured servicemen and women. He is also a member of the Nursing Student Association at school. This summer, Ryan worked as a lifeguard in Westport. This is Ryan’s second Susan Fund scholarship.