Ryan Mayer is Theology department chair at Marin Catholic College Preparatory in the San Francisco Bay Area in California where he teaches courses in theology and bioethics and moderates the Respect Life club. Ryan is a “revert” to the Catholic faith. He triple majored in philosophy, theology, and literature at Mt. Angel Seminary in Oregon and holds a MA in theology with a concentration in bioethics from Holy Apostles College & Seminary. He earned a certification with distinction in health care ethics from the National Catholic Bioethics Center in Philadelphia and has been published in their journal, National Catholic Bioethics Quarterly. He is currently completing a MA in philosophy from Holy Apostles.
Ryan lives in the Bay Area with his wife, who is also a high school teacher, and two sons, Jude and Henry. Besides philosophy and theology, Ryan enjoys apologetics, food, homebrewing, hockey, and playing with Legos.
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