Dr. Ryan McCall grew up in rural Southern Ohio and is proud to be a gift generation college student. He received his bachelor’s degree in Natural Science from Shawnee State University, his master’s degree in Biology from Morehead State University, and his Ph.D. in Higher Education Administration from Ohio University. Prior to joining Marion Technical College in January of 2016, Dr. McCall lived in Lucasville, and was the Vice President of Academic Affairs and Dean of Students/Director of South Campus at Southern State Community College. Dr. McCall Has served on numerous state committees and consultation groups as a representative and advocate of higher education. Ryan and his wife, Rachel, have two sons and reside in the River Valley school district.