With a passion for Prehospital Medicine, airway and ventilator management, Ryan operates in the capacity of Physician/Critical Care Paramedic and Medical Director for Tri State CareFlight New Mexico and Colorado. He is active clinically working shifts at all of the New Mexico and Colorado bases. He also serves as Medical Director/Prehospital Physician for the Artesia, New Mexico Fire Department, Santa Fe County, New Mexico Fire Department and as the Assistant Medical Director for Med Flight Air Ambulance in Albuquerque, New Mexico and El Paso, Texas. Additionally, he serves as an Event Physician /Paramedic at Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas, Nevada (second largest rave in the world), Burning Man, Sturgis Motorcycle Rally, South Dakota, and NASCAR in Las Vegas, Nevada. He is also an instructor for the national Difficult Airway Course EMS as well as Wilderness Medical Associates.