Ryan has served as the Rector of Saint Luke’s Parish in Darien, Connecticut since July 2020. A native North Carolinian, he studied history at the University of Virginia and earned his M.Div. at Yale Divinity School in 2010. He has served congregations in New York, Connecticut, Virginia and North Carolina, most recently as Vicar of St. James’ Church on the Upper East Side of Manhattan. Ryan’s husband Dan is a graduate of the Yale Law School, and they met attending services at ECY. Ryan has served on the Board since 2015 and was elected Chair in 2018.