Ryan Cunningham grew up in Erie, Pennsylvania and moved to New York City to pursue an education at Marymount Manhattan College. He worked on Broadway providing hearing assistance to patrons and has seen hundreds of performances in New York. He has also attended performances in other places, including Toronto, Canada and Las Vegas, NV. While attending college, he interned at the magazine,Teen People. He appeared in various issues of this magazine as a music reviewer, product tester, fashion commentator, and research contributor. He has a B.A. in Communication Arts and is an alumnus of Marymount Manhattan College.
Ryan is the Coordinator in the Center for Academic Support and Tutoring, where he enjoys helping students reach their full academic potential.