Ryan Slocum is a Sports Reporter and Weekend Anchor for ABC12.
He was born in Flint. He attended Flushing High School and quickly realized his true passion for sports.
With a strong drive to excel in sports journalism, he headed off to college to earn a Bachelor of Science degree in Broadcasting at Grand Valley State University. While in college, Ryan was a Sports Reporter for the Grand Valley coaches show.
He started his professional broadcast career as an intern at ABC12 in 2000. From there, Ryan headed to Grand Rapids for his first sports photographer position. He also worked as a production assistant and reporter for WGVU in Grand Rapids.
In his spare time, Ryan enjoys watching sports, playing basketball, watching movies and playing the drums.