Ryan Collins's Profile

Ryan Collins is an advanced reporter at The Columbia Missourian on the state government beat. He is a senior at the University of Missouri, double majoring in Journalism and Economics with an interest in business and economic reporting. He is originally from Springfield, Missouri. He graduated from Glendale High School in 2011, where he was editor-in-chief of its quarterly magazine, The Quill.

He has also worked at the Columbia restaurant Murry's for over three years. Besides writing, he enjoys riding his bike, reading, taking photos and spending as much time possible with friends and family.