Industry Spotlight – Ryan Nissley

What is your life verse?
“and you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.” – John 8:32

Favorite ice cream flavor?
Chocolate in almost any scenario… but homemade vanilla defeats all things

Who’s your hero?
My dad, Tom

How many hours of sleep do you need?
8 is pretty beautiful

If you could eat one meal for the rest of your life what would it be?

Biking, racquetball, historical geekery

Worst gift you’ve ever received?
My grandma gave me this pair of sweatpants with caribou patterned all over them like a decade ago. I love them, but everyone who’s ever seen them has told me to never wear them again…

How many pairs of shoes do you own?
I’m thinking 4

What’s the weirdest thing you’ve ever eaten?
I believe I once thought the wax paper holding some type of foodstuff on a buffet was an exotic kind of food. It was not.

Toilet paper: over or under?

On a scale of 1-10, how funny would you say you are?
I live in the hope that it is a 9… but I really understand differing views!

Ryan Nissley
Creative Services Director/Afternoon Drive, LIFE 96.5
2020 CMB Silver Member

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