About Ryan D. Curtis

Ryan Curtis first became a published writer at the age of 13, when his letter to the editor was published in the Deseret News. Since then, he has had more than 100 letters published in seven newspapers — including the Los Angeles Times and Los Angeles Daily News. After stints working on the Ben McAdams for Salt Lake County Mayor and Brad Bartholomew for Salt Lake City Council campaigns, Ryan began to pursue a career in journalism. He has written for Utah Political Capitol, KSL.com, Deseret News, Journal of Mormon History, and QSaltLake Magazine. A proud native of West Valley City, Ryan currently resides in Salt Lake City’s Glendale neighborhood. He can be reached at ryancurtis4218@gmail.com.