Ryan Tisminezky is a Multimedia Journalist who joined the WTOC team in June 2023.
He attended Arizona State University's Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication, where he graduated in 2022 with a bachelor's degree in journalism and a minor in medical studies. Ryan graduated again in 2023 with a master's in mass communication.
While in college, Ryan reported on all kinds of stories, from gallery openings to explosive ordnance disposal. He also did some Spanish-language reporting along the Arizona-Mexico border as well as within Phoenix. In the summer of 2022, Ryan completed a fellowship at KVVU in his hometown of Las Vegas.
He is excited to bring what he learned from the southwest to the southeast, reporting on the Lowcountry.
In his free time, Ryan enjoys baking, coffee, trying local restaurants as well as watching hockey and Formula 1. Every now and then you may catch him at a local autocross event.
Send coffee roaster recommendations and story tips to Ryan.Tisminezky@wtoc.com. You can also reach him on Twitter @tisminezky.