Mr. Gardner developed a passion for wrestling when he was in Montoursville Area High School, and his passion continued through his collegiate career. He received his B.A. degree
in Political Science and Economics with honors in 2000. In 2004, he received his Juris Doctorate from Temple University.
He was formerly a Lycoming County Assistant District Attorney and a former associate attorney at the law firm of Elion, Wayne, Grieco, Carlucci, Shipman & Irwin, P.C. where
he concentrated in civil litigation.
In 2008, he formed a sole proprietorship under the Law Office of Ryan C. Gardner where he concentrated his practice in the areas of Criminal Defense and Personal Injury. He is a sole practitioner and often travels to various counties, including Montgomery County, Tioga County, Bradford County, Northumberland County, Clinton County and Lycoming County.