Ryan has practiced public accounting since 2001. He provides audit and accounting services to state, local, and tribal governments, as well as gaming enterprises. Ryan assists his clients in implementing best practice improvement strategies, including Lean principles, and often speaks on these topics.

Selected Publications

Selected Speaking Engagements

  • OMB Grant Reform Updates
    (Falmouth Institute, May 2014)
  • Driving Value – Innovative Approaches to Internal Audit
    (Institute of Internal Audits, San Diego Chapter, April 2014)
  • Get More from Your External Audit
    (National Indian Gaming Association, June 2013, March 2014)
  • Implementing Lean Accounting
    (Native American Financial Offices Association, September 2013)
  • Financial Literacy for Tribal Leaders
    (Little Creek Casino Resort, April 2011)

Professional Affiliations

  • Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member, Association of Certified Fraud Examiners
  • Member, National Indian Gaming Association
  • Member, Native American Financial Officers Association


  • BBA, accounting, University of New Mexico