Ryan Lynch was raised on an equestrian farm in the outskirts of Atlanta, Georgia where her obsession for film started with horse rides to the local video store.
She most recently wrote and directed the highly acclaimed short film, Real Men Go Hunting. Real Men Go Hunting will be viewed during the Cannes Film Festival at the Short Film Corner and also recently won an Aloha Accolades Award at the Honolulu Film Festival and was the official selection of the Orlando Film Festival among others.
She has an MFA in Film Directing and is in the process of writing a feature she plans to direct. She currently works as a Story Coordinator at Pixar Animation Studios on the upcoming 2012 feature, "Brave".