Pastor Ryan, an ordained minister, has served in ministry in the River Valley since 2005. He currently serves as the Associate Pastor at Evangel Temple in Fort Smith. Rose is also the owner of Rose Auto Sales, an award-winning River Valley used car dealership. He and his wife, Tiffany, have one son, Kaden, 11, and two daughters, Addison, 8, and Juliana, 4.

Following his time as an Adjunct Professor of Communications at the University of the Ozarks in Clarksville, AR, Rose was hired as a high school teacher at Union Christian Academy. He now serves as a development officer at the school. The husband and father of three currently serves as the Vice President at Heart to Heart Pregnancy and Family Care Center. Rose resides with his family in Van Buren and is a member of the Republican Party of Crawford County, the National Rifle Association and the Van Buren Chamber of Commerce.