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What You Don't Know About Ken Ryan

Orange County Other

Position: Principal and head of KTGY's Community Planning and Urban Design Studio

Background: Over 30 years in complex projects and has served as a local and regional public official, including two terms as mayor of Yorba Linda and chairman of the Foothill/Eastern Transportation Corridor Agency. KTGY serves as the urban design advisor to the City of Anaheim and prepared the Master Plan and the Mixed-Use District Conceptual Development Guidelines for the Anaheim Regional Transportation Intermodal Center (ARTIC).

Picture Taken: Ken with his twin boys at the 2012 NFL Season Opener at Lambeau Field.

Recent Projects: The LEED Platinum ARTIC, opening in December; Chapman University in Orange; La Entrada in the City of Coachella, Riverside County; La Floresta in Brea; and El Toro in Orange County.

Favorite Song: “Baba O’Riley” by The Who.

Favorite Music Group: Rush, Kinks, and The Who.

Favorite Vacation: Exploring the Big Island, Hawaii.

Favorite Book: Alive: The Story of the Andes Survivors by Piers Paul Read.

Favorite Food: Sushi.

Startling Fact: I was an Olympic Fanfare trumpeter in the 1984 Los Angeles Olympic Games.