Tune in to Spirited History as LeeAnne and Angela talk with their guest Erin Ryder, commonly known as Ryder, who is a seasoned veteran of SyFy’s television series, “Destination Truth” as well as an investigator for National Geographic’s, “Chasing UFOs.”
A self described, no nonsense adventurer; she gets her kicks traveling the world digging relentlessly for the truth, while her humor and penchant for getting into trouble keeps her teammates on their toes. Her unique perspective, competitive nature and determination to undercover the truth have taken her around the globe to research claims of the strange and mysterious, all while traversing some of the deadliest environments on earth. There are few hard-hitting, tough as nails females as fearless as Ryder whose resume includes; rafting the world’s largest waterfall, jumping out of a helicopter info shark infested waters, rappelling the Great Wall of China, and scaling glaciers in Antarctica.
Raised in New York, Erin is a graduate of Syracuse University’s Newhouse School, where she received a Masters degree in Television, Radio and Film and was an All-American Field Hockey player. Her passion for the truth has helped her collect over ten years of experience as a producer in travel, entertainment, and sports including working the Olympics, Emmys, and X Games. Sometimes unruly and headstrong Ryder’s passion, and strength make her an inspiration for young women looking to follow their dreams. She currently lives in Los Angeles where she enjoys the outdoors, taking photos and planning her next big adventure. Ryder also serves as Co-Executive Producer for Destination Truth and Chasing UFOs.
Chasing UFO’s on National Geographic
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