Ryan works full time for Helena Agri-Enterprises, LLC. as a retail sales agronomist out of the Guthrie Center branch. Ryan’s main responsibilities include working with customers to establish crop management systems for chemical, fertilizer, seed and application. Ryan is also active in his family farming operation near Thompson with his father and older brother where they raise corn and soybeans. He is a graduate of Iowa State University with a degree in agricultural business and agronomy. He is active in his Iowa Corn district committee as well as president of Guthrie County Corn Growers. Ryan resides in Guthrie Center with his wife Amanda and their two daughters Eva and Cora.