Ryan McClarnon


Director of Admissions

Educational Background

  • B.A., University of Indianapolis
  • M.A., University of Indianapolis

Year Joined Franklin


What is your favorite thing about Franklin College?

Franklin College has a rich history and commitment to liberal arts education, and I share a passion for the college mission of preparing students for purposeful lives and significant careers.

What is your favorite Franklin tradition and why?

Welcoming the freshman class to campus in August and graduation.

In My Spare Time…

Enjoy spending time with my family, including my wife Kyle and two young boys Nolan and William. I also enjoy coaching and playing sports, reading, volunteering, traveling, outdoor adventures and remodeling my historic home.  And, of course, supporting Griz athletics teams!