Ryan is a native Hawaiian journalist and media maker based in Honolulu. He has over 25 years of experience in editing and writing, including serving as the Editor-in-Chief of the University of Hawaii's then-daily campus newspaper. He graduated with a degree in journalism, and is today a regular contributor to every major media outlet in the Aloha State. He most recently served as the community engagement lead for the state of Hawaii's Digital Currency Innovation Lab. Disclosure: He owns less than 1 BTC, less than 5 ETH, and some NFTs.