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Ryan Schmelz is a multimedia journalist for Spectrum News 1 in Ohio.

A Maryland native, Ryan previously worked as an anchor and reporter in Lexington, Kentucky, Albuquerque, New Mexico, and Midland, Texas.

Ryan earned his degree in Broadcast Journalism from the University of Mississippi.

He enjoys watching sports, following politics, hiking, and working out. Ryan enjoys being involved in the community, serving as a former volunteer firefighter, and working with several young professional networking organizations across the country.

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