Matt Ryan

Host, New York Now

Matt Ryan is an award-winning television producer, writer, videographer, and editor. He is currently the managing editor and host of the weekly, statewide public affairs program New York NOW, produced by Innovation Trail partner station WMHT.  Matt is also the producer, writer, editor,  and host of WMHT's documentary "Presidents in Our Backyard." 

Matt has been honored with national awards for programs in public affairs, documentary and historical programming categories and received an Emmy nomination this spring (or 2011) for New York NOW.  He is a graduate of the State University of New York College at Plattsburgh.