Ryan Sallans has been described as a speaker that “has it all”. His educational background, professional training, personal experiences and ability to connect with any audience makes him a popular speaker choice for college campuses, organizations, and media.
Ryan has appeared on Larry King Live in 2007 and 2009, the LOGO channel documentary Gender Rebel in 2006, Trisha and Ricki: The New Ricki Lake Show in 2012, NPR’s On Point with Tom Ashbrook and HuffPost Live in 2013. He has also been interviewed by countless print-media journalist from around the world. His most notable print-media coverage was the protest against him by the Westboro Baptist Church in 2009.
Along with his speaking and LGBTQ activist work, Ryan is also the author of his memoir Second Son: Transitioning Toward My Destiny, Love and Life. And editor-in-chief for The Outrider Review, a quarterly literary journal dedicated to sexuality, gender and identity.