Ryan began his career in the financial services industry during the bear market of 2008; helping investors navigate a difficult economic environment. Prior to joining SAM, he was with Prosperity Wealth Planning as the firm’s Associate Financial Planner. Ryan also spent about eight years with Fisher Investments as an Advisor supporting clients progressing towards their financial and retirement goals.

Ryan holds a bachelor’s degree from Bridgewater State University in Massachusetts in Operations   Management (Finance concentration) and is currently studying to sit for the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ examination.

Ryan was born and raised in the Boston-area and has called the West Coast home since 2013. He is a father of one, a daughter named Juliana, and now lives in Southwest Washington state with his partner. He likes spending free time hiking in the gorge, boating along the Columbia River, and exploring the flavors of cuisine & cultures across the globe.