Ryan Lavner

Special Contributor

Ryan Lavner joined Golf Channel in 2012 and is a staff writer for GolfChannel.com. His main responsibility is contributing to the Golf Central blog, GolfChannel.com's most visible franchise. Before Golf Channel, Lavner spent more than two years at Golfweek, where he covered everything from the PGA Tour to junior golf. Lavner grew up in Canandaigua, N.Y., about 30 minutes south of Rochester, and graduated from the University of Georgia in 2009.