St John's Youth Services
Ryan has over 17 years experience working in the Youth Homelessness Sector since completing his Bachelor of Social Work from UniSA.
Ryan currently works at St John’s Youth Services as the inaugural Manager of youth110, South Australia’s emergency accommodation service for young people experiencing homelessness. This award-winning model of independent apartment-based crisis accommodation is a world first and has proven to be successful in challenging shelter-based models.
Ryan has also held management and leadership positions at Foyer Port Adelaide (Formerly Ladder St Vincent Street) and Burdekin Place and previous experience working in the Department of Child Protection.
Ryan has been a Board Member of Homelessness SA for over a decade, has represented South Australia on the Council to Homeless Person Australia and was previously involved in SACOSS policy council.