Ryan Curtis


Ryan is a seasoned professional with a relentless work ethic and an unwavering commitment to excellence. With a diverse background and a proven track record of thriving in various industries, he has become a jack of all trades with a remarkable skill set.

His technical proficiency includes expertise in CSS/SCSS, HTML, Python, JavaScript, React, MERN stack, SQL, Git, GitHub, and more. As a Full-Stack Web Engineer, Ryan has demonstrated his ability to tackle complex challenges and deliver high-quality solutions.

One of Ryan's notable achievements is the creation of SWAPI, the Star Wars API. This groundbreaking project stands as the world's first quantified and programmatically-accessible data source for all information within the Star Wars canon universe. Ryan's innovative approach showcases his dedication to pushing boundaries and contributing to the tech community in meaningful ways.

Ryan's journey to the tech industry is marked by a diverse range of experiences. After serving a four-year tour of duty in the United States Marine Corps in 2006, he explored various industries, including TV/Film, commercial real estate, legal, and small business ownership. This journey eventually led him to the dynamic world of technology.

As a full-stack engineer, Ryan extended his passion for technology by becoming an instructor in the industry. His desire to help others find their footing in the tech world and mentor them through their journeys reflects his genuine love for supporting people. This commitment to mentorship and knowledge sharing led Ryan to join the Dev Pipeline team, where he continues to make a positive impact on the next generation of tech professionals.

Ryan's story is a testament to his adaptability, perseverance, and dedication to personal and professional growth. Whether creating groundbreaking APIs or guiding aspiring tech enthusiasts, he brings a unique blend of skills, experience, and a passion for making a difference in the ever-evolving landscape of technology.