Jacob Ryan joined the Kentucky Center for Investigative Reporting in December 2017.
For three years prior, he worked as a WFPL News reporter and covered issues ranging from City Hall to transportation, public safety to housing. He is a recipient of a Peabody Award, a national Investigative Reporters and Editors award, a Sidney Award from the Sidney Hillman Foundation and numerous regional and local awards.
Ryan is originally from Eddyville, Kentucky. He's a graduate of Western Kentucky University.