Ryan Cho currently teaches in the Music Department at Terry Fox Secondary School in Port Coquitlam. He has a lot of random interests which have lead him to a lot of spectacularly random places and opportunities. For the last three years he has worked as a Curriculum Coordinator with the Pearson Seminar on Youth Leadership (www.psyl.ca). He is an alumnus of the WUSC 2006 International Seminar on HIV/AIDS in Botswana, and spoke at the World AIDS conference when it came to Toronto in 2006. Ryan currently sits on the Board of Directors for the Vancouver based education non-profit Check Your Head (www.checkyourhead.org) and has a big interest in how new technology is changing education and the impact of new technology on community structures and social change. This year, Ryan is presenting two workshop sessions at the province wide CUEBC (Computer Using Educators of BC) Conference.
Originally from Victoria, he relocated to the Lower Mainland in 2007. In his free time, Ryan is an active practitioner of the Japanese martial art of Aikido and serves on Provincial Executive for the BC Aikido Federation. He is also a baritone singer with the award-winning Chor Leoni Mens’ Choir (www.chorleoni.org) based in Vancouver.