Ryan started part time at Knupper’s in 2012 and quickly became our Assistant Nursery Manager in 2013. Through this experience, he expanded his wealth of knowledge regarding trees, shrubs, perennials, design and installation. He now runs our Landscape Design Department.
Ryan earned his associates degree in Science from Harper College and his bachelor’s degree in Economics with a minor in Finance from The University of Illinois at Chicago. When he isn’t designing landscapes Ryan enjoys playing the violin, trumpet, guitar and piano.