FOR THE READERS
A MINER DETAIL is an independent, nonpartisan multimedia news outlet, founded by Ryan Miner on April 5, 2015. A Miner Detail is committed to providing readers with honest, ethical, nonpartisan, independent, down-the-middle political news, fact-based editorials and a variety of opinions.
A NOTE FROM THE EDITOR
Editor in Chief Ryan Miner promises every reader ethical, accountable, accurate and responsible journalism without fear or favor. A Miner Detail strictly follows the Society of Professional Journalists Code of Ethics.
FOUNDER, EDITOR AND PUBLISHER RYAN MINER
Ryan Miner is the editor in chief, founder and publisher of A Miner Detail, a nonpartisan, independent Maryland-based multimedia news outlet. Ryan is the host of A Miner Detail Podcast, one of Maryland’s most-listened-to political and news podcasts.
A Hagerstown native, Ryan is a 2003 graduate of Williamsport High School. Ryan earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from Duquesne University and will complete his MBA degree from Mount St. Mary’s University in May 2020.
A political junkie, Ryan developed a love for news and politics during college. While living in Pittsburgh, Ryan interned at News Radio 1020 KDKA. He later interned at his hometown television news station, WHAG-TV (now WDVM).
Ryan began his professional career working on Capitol Hill for former U.S. Rep. Bill Shuster (R-PA). Ryan served as a communications director on a number of political campaigns and worked as a communications and public relations professional for The Knowland Group. Ryan served as the chief development officer for a Hagerstown-based small business and was the Director of Marketing and Public Relations for Jacobson Architecture in Washington, D.C.
Ryan served as a project manager and customer service director for BlueStar SeniorTech, a veteran-owned-and-operated aging-in-place technology company headquartered in Rockville, Maryland. Ryan was the Director of Operations and Business Development for Lighthouse Healthcare in Reston, Virginia and currently serves as a business development specialist with CarePlus Home Health, Inc.
Ryan is married to Kimberly Large Miner. Kim and Ryan have two children – Josh (16) and Paige (13) – and reside in Gaithersburg, Maryland.