Ryan has extensive Department of Transportation experience working with several states including Oregon, Washington, California, Florida, Maryland, and Arizona. He has drafted for civil, traffic, structural, architectural, and telecommunications engineering projects. Ryan has extensive experience drafting Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) to improve traffic flow. This involved working with traffic cameras, changeable message signs, and traffic monitoring stations. Additionally, Ryan has completed training and received certification as a ODOT Temporary traffic control plans designer, and ODOT Traffic signal construction inspector.