Ryn currently lives in Richmond, VA with her dogs Peeler and Chewie. She splits her time between running her business, creative directing Richmond Grid magazine, and contracting with various agencies around the country. The brain-child of the 2013–14 blog/social experiment BatterUp, Ryn can still be found dropping off a cake when you least expect it. Having lost 175 pounds over the last few years, she spends a lot of her free time boxing at UFC Gym with her coaches. 




2018 Richmond Ad Show
GOLD: Bon Voyage
 Richmond Ad Show
BRONZE: Show Simply Branding
2015 AIGA Richmond GRADE 8
AWARD OF MERIT: Batter Up Logo
AWARD OF MERIT: Batter Up Branding
2014 RVA Creativity Awards
WINNER: Batter Up
2013 Richmond Ad Show
SILVER: Batter Up Branding
SILVER: Miraculous Mixes Packaging
BRONZE: ShopGiftology Branding
2013 AIGA Richmond GRADE 7
AWARD OF MERIT: Honeyoaks Logo
AWARD OF MERIT: Giftology Logo
AWARD OF MERIT: Miraculous Mixes Packaging
2012 Richmond Ad Show
SILVER: Twelve.1.Twelve Invitation Suite
2011 AIGA Richmond GRADE 6
AWARD OF MERIT: Pigtale Books Identity
AWARD OF MERIT: Kate Sydney Branding
AWARD OF MERIT: RRWS Preview Night Invitation
2011 Richmond Ad Show
BRONZE: Honeyoaks Logo
2009 SCADDY Awards
FINALIST: Anando Logo
2008 Adobe Design Achievement Awards
FINALIST: Perspective
2008 Microsoft Imagine Cup
1999 American Marketing Association
HONORABLE MENTION: Charlottesville Commuter Information


2013 PRINT Regional Design Annual
Logo Lounge 8
Logo Lounge 7
Logo Lounge 2013 Logo Trends Report
The New Big Book of Layouts
The Big Book of Green Design
CBS 6 Virginia This Morning
ABC 8 News Positively Richmond
Richmond Times Dispatch
Richmond Magazine Best & Worst of Richmond Reader's Poll: Best New Non-profit/Charity RVA Food News
Greater Richmond Grid
Lite 98 with Kat Simons
Rappahannock Record


Member, AIGA
Judge, Creativity International Awards
Speaker, Fire, Flour, & Fork
Speaker, 804UM
Speaker, Stratford University Culinary Arts
AIGA Richmond Board of Directors
Savannah Secession (Juried Show)
Pratt Show