DPT, CSCS, NSCA-CPT, USAT
Ryan received his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Eastern Washington University and is a licensed Physical Therapist in the state of Washington. Ryan joined U-District PT in August of 2011 and is in charge of the U-District Boot Camp. Ryan is certified as a Strength and Conditioning Specialist and a Personal Trainer through the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA). In 2005, he received his Level 1 coach certification from USA Triathlon. Ryan also serves on the Washington State Board of Directors for the NSCA and speaks at numerous conferences and workshops.
Ryan has held previous strength and conditioning positions in the NBA, WNBA, and the NCAA at the Division 1 level. Throughout his career, Hite has worked with youth, NCAA All-Americans, professional athletes, and Olympic gold medalists. Prior to joining the U-District team, he owned and operated Hite Performance, his own strength and conditioning business for 5 years. In his spare time, he enjoys relaxing with friends and family and competing in Ironman distance triathlons.