Born and raised in Los Angeles, CA to Carlos & Maria Crow, immigrants from Guayaquil, Ecuador. Ryan went to West High School in Torrance, California and then attended the University of California, Los Angeles. While in college, Ryan joined the Pi Kappa Phi Fraternity, worked for KROQ 106.7 FM in their promotions department and volunteered for UCLA UniCamp. After graduating in 2002 with a degree in Political Science, Ryan went to work at Bunim-Murray Productions as a production assistant where he worked his way up the ladder.
After working on infamous titles like "Keeping Up with the Kardashians," "The Simple Life," "The Road Rules / Real World Challenge," "Rock of Love," and "Braxton Family Values," Ryan moved over to El Rey Network to produce numerous seasons of "The People's Network Showcase" and a Director's Chair special. Ryan proudly served as Executive Producer for Robert Rodriguez's new inspirational series "Rebel Without a Crew: The Series" which premiered November 18, 2018 on El Rey Network.
Ryan currently resides with his wife and children in Northern California, but continues to work out of Los Angeles or where ever his next project takes him.