About Ryan

Ryan Evans is a sports information professional currently working as a Strategic Communications Graduate Assistant with St. Cloud State University Athletics and pursuing his masters degree (M.S.) in strategic media communications at SCSU.

Prior to arriving in St. Cloud, Evans graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in December 2013 with a Bachelors degree in journalism and mass communications. There, he worked for two seasons as an athletic communications student assistant in the UW Athletic Department.

He also has communications work experience in both secondary and higher education.

Evans’ passion is sports and he is particularly interested in how web content and social media can work together to help teams and organizations share their stories, grow their brands, and build fan loyalty.

His love of writing started at the sports desk of UW-Madison’s independent student newspaper, The Daily Cardinal, where he worked for two and a half years as an undergraduate student.

Outside of the office, Ryan works with high-school aged athletes as an assistant coach in the Minnetonka Youth Hockey Junior Gold program and manages the Minnesota Hockey District 6 Fall Tier I and Spring High Performance programs.