Ryan Ferguson is an expert musician who brings both an appreciation for traditional music and creative ideas to advance our music ministry. Ryan was raised in Georgia, and attended a Baptist church growing up. As a youth, he became an accompanist in a number of churches, including a Methodist church. After receiving an Honors Bachelors degree in General Music and education studies, Ryan came to the Baltimore area to pursue his Masters degree at The Peabody Institute, where he earned his degree in Wind Conducting. While studying, Ryan served as a music teacher at Catholic High School in Baltimore. Ryan was recently named the Assistant Director of the Baltimore Philharmonic Orchestra. He is now teaching general music at The Summit School in Annapolis. Ryan resides in Nottingham, Maryland with his wife Alejandra.