Tori Ryans joined Milligan’s athletics staff as the spirit assistant for the cheer and dance team in 2018, and was elevated to head coach for the 2021-22 season. Ryans, a native of Johnson City, was a member of the dance team at Milligan and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in psychology in 2013.
Prior to Milligan, Ryans taught jazz, ballet, lyrical, acro, hip hop and tap at a local dance studio for ages 3 to 18 for four years. In 2016, Ryans received her master’s degree in social work from East Tennessee State University.
Ryans currently resides in Johnson City, Tennessee.