Ryan Bowman-Founder/Executive Director
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Ryan is a native of Carbon County, Pennsylvania born in Palmerton, PA. He is the a 3rd generation to have served in the United States Army along with his mother Sandy and late grandfather SSG Arthur W. Bowman after 20 years of active duty service. Ryan served with the Pennsylvania National Guard, completing Basic Combat Training (BCT) and Advanced Individual Training (AIT) with the Adjunct General Corps in becoming a Human Resource Specialist at Fort Jackson, SC. Upon completion, Bowman served with HHT 2/104 CAV RSTA in Reading, PA following a support assignment with the 166th Training Regiment prior to deployment to Iraq with the 56th Stryker Brigade Combat Team (SBCT). Ryan was assigned to the 556th Military Intelligence Company as the Human Resource Manager in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom in overseeing 130 personnel. In addition, Ryan has been an Emergency Medical Technician since 2002 in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. He also serves as a Trustee for Nesquehoning V.F.W. Post 8008 as a Trustee and a 3 year Trustee for Pennsylvania V.F.W. District 20.
Ryan is an avid outdoors man enjoying hunting, fishing and camping. He also enjoys spending time with his 3 children-Grace, Dawson, AJ and McKenzie along with his fiance Miranda.
Miranda is a native of Carbon County, Pennsylvania being born and raised in Palmerton. She currently is a paraprofessional with Palmerton School District in Special Education. She is an avid supporter of veterans for their selfless service to our country.