MFA: Meningitis Foundation of America
Ryan contracted meningococcal meningitis his freshman year of college in February, 1998, at Indiana University. He began volunteering for MFA in 2002 and was hired in November, 2003.
Ryan graduated from Indiana University with a Bachelors of Science in Public Affairs through the School of Public Environmental Affairs in 2001. After interning with the State of Indiana Federal Liaison Office in Washington D.C., Ryan worked on political campaigns for 2 years with the Indiana Republican Party.
Jamie was born in Monterey, California in 1974. Within a year she and her family moved to Carmel, Indiana. After graduating from Carmel High School in 1992, Jamie worked in a doctor's office. In November 1999, Jamie began employment opportunity with the Noblesville Fire Department.