Ryan joined the Asian Pacific American Legal Resource Center (APALRC) in May 2011 as an outreach intern. During his internship, Ryan reached out to different community groups throughout the D.C. Metropolitan area. He established partnerships with different community groups, conducted legal education workshops, and promoted the APALRC’s services in the area. In April, 2014, Ryan joined the APALRC full-time as a program assistant where his primary duties include implementing the Crime Victim Assistance Partnership (CVAP) by liaison with the D.C. Metropolitan Police Department and other community partners, providing case management to crime victims, and assisting with victim compensation applications. Furthermore, Ryan also provides Chinese interpretation and translation to the community.
Ryan received his Master of Science in Management: Criminal Justice Management from the University of Maryland, University College and his Bachelor of Arts in Criminology and Criminal Justice from the University of Maryland, College Park.