Erin Ryder Wiki: Age, Family Insight & Recent Status

Erin Ryder is famous for her daring adventures on the National Geographic’s Chasing UFOs in which she along with other team members investigate some of the most mysterious sightings on the planet. Also, she is the co-executive and co-host of this show.

Erin Ryder Wiki: Age, Family Insight & Recent Status

Quick Information

  • Date of Birth Aug 14, 1980
  • Age 43 Years, 9 Months
  • Nationality American
  • Profession TV Personality
  • Marital Status Single
  • Husband/Spouse Not Known
  • Divorced Not Yet
  • Gay/Lesbian No
  • Net Worth Not Disclosed
  • Ethnicity White
  • Height 5 Feet 8 Inches (1.72 m)
  • Siblings Caitlin Ryder (Sister)

Erin Ryder is famous for her daring adventures on the National Geographic’s show Chasing UFOs- in which she and team members investigate some of the most mysterious UFO sightings on the planet. Also, she is a co-executive and co-host of the show.

Similarly, Erin has also worked as a producer and cast member in Syfy's paranormal reality series, Destination Truth.

Personal Life: Boyfriend And Dating Rumor

Erin had been rumored to be dating her Destination Truth co-star Josh Gates since 2010. Their on-screen chemistry was loved and admired by fans to the extent that they assumed the two were romantic partners in real life.


Erin Ryder and her Destination Truth’s co-star, Josh Gates (Photo: Distractify)

However, in April 2019, the gossip came to an end when Josh’s marital status surfaced out. Even Erin eradicated the rumor by making a tweet on 11th April 2019. Erin tweeted by saying that Josh was happily married to the mother of his two babies.

Career Information

Erin began working from 2003 as a production assistant in sports at NBC Olympics Division. In the company, she served for one year.

After a year, she joined ESPN and worked as a producer for one month at Aspen. Again, she went to the Greater Los Angeles Area and worked for the same company in the same position for a month in 2005. 

In September 2005, Erin joined Viacom and fulfilled her duties as a producer until July 2006. Then, she served for 10x10 Productions and worked from 2007 till 2008 as a senior producer. 

Later, Erin worked for Ping-Pong Production as a co-executive producer for almost four years from May 2008 to July 2012. After that, she went to Zoo Productions and served as the supervising producer. 

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Similarly, Erin gained experience as a co-executive producer by working for companies like M2 Pictures and ThinkMedia Factory, consecutively. Also, she worked as an executive producer for Tremendous! Entertainment, Breakfast Anytime Productions, Universal Studios, Superjacket Productions, and Fullscreen Freelance. 

Likewise, Erin also served for Prometheus Entertainment as an executive producer and development producer. While she was in Prometheus Entertainment, she managed multiple projects through the development process and helped in the sale of Vanished to Travel Channel. At the same time, she also was working for JAAMA Production as an executive producer and partner.

Later, Erin worked for Anomaly Entertainment as a development producer from 2018 to 2019. In the company, her responsibility was to collaborate with key creatives, support the development team with research content, and help with casting.

Bio: Age, Family, And Education

Erin stands at a height which towers at 5 feet and 8 inches (1.74 m). Erin was born as Erin Leigh Ryde on 14th August 1980 in New York. She has a sister in her family.

Her father is a famous professor of Archeology and is known for his histological methods of assessing killer hair.

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Erin attended State University of New York College at Cortland in 1998, from where she earned a Bachelor’s degree in Communications and Computer Applications in 2001.

Later, she enrolled at Syracuse University's Newhouse School and received a Master’s degree in Television, Radio, and Film in 2003. 

Facts About Erin Ryder

  • Her birth sign is Leo.
  • When Erin was at her university, she was a national champion field hockey player.
  • Erin is the recipient of the All-Region Award in 2001, 2002, and 2003.
  • She has hosted the show Zak Bagans of Ghost Adventures on Syfy channel.