Ryan C. Thomas has been a part of the Ranch & Coast team for almost two decades. He is an award-winning journalist and the author of several novels. He can sometimes be found in the bars around Southern California playing rockabilly guitar. When Thomas is not writing or rocking out, he is at home with his family and menagerie of pets enjoying the SoCal life.
Located in Encinitas, the Solana Center for Environmental Innovation’s nonprofit programs have bolstered conservation awareness in the region, leading to a revolution among citizens and students eager to create a sustainable community.