Ronan graduated with a Bachelor or Architecture from the University of Melbourne in 2002 and joined URBIS JHD working as an architectural graduate on urban design projects in China and Australia.
In 2006 Ronan moved to Brisbane to work with Riddell Architecture as Senior Project Architect. He facilitated and contributed to an array of different architectural and master planning projects encompassing residential, public, educational, commercial, adaptive re-use and conservation, a number of which were subsequently recognised in the AIA architectural awards.
Ronan joined Cox Architecture in 2012 as an Associate in the Canberra, and in 2017 became a Director. Ronan has used his considerable design, presentation, and coordination skills on key projects throughout Canberra and Nationally.