Ryan is a Vice President in the Transportation department, initially part of overseeing the successful transition from Stieg and Associates Insurance into Stieg Insurance, a division of PayneWest Insurance. He enjoys working on a plan for how the transportation department can further develop as a valuable resource for our clients and to help it grow across our footprint. Ryan began his early insurance career in the family business during high school in the Continental Owner Operators Ltd department. After college and a career in the financial services industry outside of insurance, he rejoined the agency full time in July of 2009.He graduated from Arizona State University with a degree in finance and a minor in management. Ryan and his family have participated in helping with their church’s activities, charitable 5ks around town and Habitat for Humanity. In his free time, a loyal Denver Broncos fan, Ryan enjoys traveling with his wife and two boys, attending concerts and sporting events; including his boys’ sports which he also helps coach.