Ryan Vasquez is a reporter and the former APR host of All Things Considered.
A native of Miramar, Florida, Ryan came to Alabama Public Radio after graduating from the University of Florida in 2006. While in Gainesville, Ryan worked for a sports-talk radio station as well as a WUFT-TV, but he gained his passion for public radio at Mid-Florida Public Radio. In his nearly eight years in public radio, Ryan has covered such stories as the 2004 and 2008 Presidential Elections, the 2010 Gulf Oil Spill and the deadly April 27th, 2011 outbreak of tornadoes. Ryan has contributed stories to Florida Public Radio, NPR and APM’s Marketplace Morning Report.
Ryan joined Alabama Public Radio in September of 2007 and stayed with us until November 2014. He also contributed to the Telecommunication and Film School at the University of Alabama as an adjunct instructor.