Ms. Ryan earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology with an emphasis in Biology and her Master's of Arts degree in Education from the University of California, Davis. She discovered her passion for teaching during the five years that she spent as lead instructor at a dirt bike school in the San Francisco Bay Area. Ms. Ryan recently moved to Colorado after teaching in the Sacramento, CA area and is excited to be teaching physics and chemistry at Northglenn High School starting this 2020-21 school year. She is excited to challenge her students to learn and apply science in fun and engaging ways. In her spare time, Ms. Ryan enjoys talking about science, swimming, dancing, and going on hikes with her partner and their two dogs, Indy and Basil.