Twice named one of the top writers in the country by the Society for Features Journalism, Ryan White spent nearly 16 years at the Oregonian covering sports, music, and culture. He has appeared on the public radio variety show Live Wire! as both an interviewer and an essayist. He has written for Sports Illustrated, the Wall Street Journal, the Dallas Morning News, the Washington Post, the Sacramento Bee, the Portland Mercury, and Portland Monthly magazine. He also authors the every-other-month Daddy Issues column in Metro Parent magazine.
Author of Springsteen: Album by Album, available internationally. Is currently at work on a proposal that’s leaving him bruised, but not beaten.
Representation: Zachary Schisgal, The Schisgal Agency.
A perfectly Ok beer league hockey player, he lives in Portland, Oregon with his wife and daughter.
He is available for parties, and assorted word-related assignments.