Ryan Brown, native of North Carolina, graduated from Garner High School in 2003. At the end of 2005 he joined the U.S. Navy. He was stationed on the U.S.S. Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) in Norfolk, Virginia from 2006-2010. During this time, he was deployed twice to assist with Operation Iraqi Freedom. He met his wife, Larrimy Brown, onboard the U.S.S. Dwight D. Eisenhower.
Upon completion of his service, Ryan started working on his associate’s degree at Tidewater Community College in Norfolk VA. He married Larrimy in December 2009, and moved to Texas in 2010. He completed his associate’s degree in government at TJC and graduated in 2012. In 2012, he attended the TJC Police Academy, and was hired by Bullard Police Department July 21, 2013. Ryan and Larrimy have twin boys Colton and Parker.