Ryen was born and raised in the small town of Marion, Ohio where he started playing tennis at the age of 13. After receiving a scholarship to play at Youngstown State University, Ryen transferred to UAB, where he finished his collegiate career. After collegiate play, he completed competitively in USTA adult play where he won National Championships at the 5.0, 5.5, and Menís Open divisions. Since arriving at Greystone in 2006, Ryen has enjoyed coaching members of all ages, levels, and abilities. Ryen has coached Greystone junior teams to Alabama and Southern Championships, finishing 16th and 8th nationally in 2018 and 2019. His ladies have also won numerous local and state titles. Each spring, Ryen helps coach the Spain Park boys and girls teams. His coaching passion is simply to see his student set a goal, work hard, and achieve it. Tennis has brought Ryen so much joy and he loves Greystone and our member families! When he's not at the Club, Ryen enjoys time with his beautiful wife Lauren and his daughters Elliot & Brynn.