Ryan Schaber enters his third season as the Director of Broadcasting, acting as the Executive Producer of Sounders FC TV and Radio broadcasts. In addition to managing all club-related broadcasts for Sounders FC and S2, Schaber produces all locally televised matches on Q13/JOEtv and acts a liaison between MLS, national broadcast outlets and the club.
Prior to joining Sounders FC, Schaber garnered more than 14 years of experience with FOX Sports Net and ROOT SPORTS NW, where he produced broadcasts for MLS, MLB, NBA, NHL and NCAA. Producing radio for MLS Cup in Toronto and TV for Felix Hernandez’s perfect game top his list as most memorable moments on the job. Schaber graduated from the University of Minnesota and lives in West Seattle with his wife and three children.