Ryan D. Davis is a native of Little Rock, Arkansas and a son of Arkansas House District 34. 

Ryan is a proud affiliate of Grass Roots Arkansas, a coalition of activist dedicated to fighting for an equitable Central Arkansas. He is a board member at The Arkansas Public Policy Panel, the executive committee of Arkansas Advocates for Children and Families, Decarcerate Arkansas, and Arkansas Coalition against the Death Penalty. Ryan D. Davis is chair of the board of Mosaic Templars Cultural Center and executive board member of the Friends of Mosaic Templars Cultural Center. He is a life member of the NAACP.

Ryan D. Davis is the grateful husband of Kimberly King Davis and the proud father of Delaney Davis (9), Sarah Davis (7), and Ella Davis (4), all of whom attend his alma mater, Mifflin W. Gibbs International Studies Magnet Elementary School, at the eastern edge of District 34.