Ryan Swanigan joined the 10/11 NOW news team in May 2018. He produces 10/11 This Morning which airs live weekdays 5-7 a.m.
Ryan graduated from the University of Nebraska - Lincoln's College of Journalism and Mass Communications, with a degree in broadcasting in May 2015. During his college years, Ryan worked extensively on covering sports for the college's radio station, KRNU, and providing the best coverage possible. Whether it was play-by-play or producing, Ryan loved every minute of it, and won multiple awards for his on-air work.
Born and raised a Nebraskan, Ryan has lived in Papillion for the majority of his life before moving to Lincoln for school and his post collegiate endeavors. In May of 2017, Ryan began getting involved with Lincoln Fire & Rescue, from covering the department to providing assistance during events. Ryan's passion is making sure LFR receives the proper support that the men and women of the department deserve.
Before joining 10/11, Ryan was the morning producer for KLKN-TV in Lincoln from August of 2015 to December of 2017. Ryan was also the play-by-play announcer for the Chillicothe Mudcats in the summer of 2015.
Ryan is a hard-core Chicago Cubs fan, enjoys watching college and pro football and basketball, and never gets out to the driving range or golf course enough. He also helps out Great Plains Vintage Motocross with their races throughout the season.