Deacon Ryan Sales is Executive Director of Youth Camps for the Diocese of St. Paul. He grew up in the Cherry Grove area. Ryan has been a Lieutenant in the Canadian Forces, an air and ground based Emergency Medical Technician (EMT), 911 dispatcher, a homicide detective with the RCMP, and an Industry Relations Officer with the MD of Bonnyville Public Safety Department. Deacon Ryan is currently taking his Masters Degree in Divinity and holds numerous certificates in theology from the Benedict XVI Institute. Deacon Ryan is also the Chancellor and Moderator of the Curia for the Diocese of St. Paul, and is assigned to St. Louis de France Parish in Bonnyville. Deacon Ryan is married to his wife of almost 15 years, Anna, and has a ten year old daughter, Aspen.