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Ryan works closely with the clients served by the Iles Schropp Group as one of the team’s financial advisors addressing the wealth management needs of an exclusive group of individuals and families throughout the country. He finds the greatest satisfaction in helping clients plan for, prioritize, and balance their financial goals, especially when it comes to ongoing priorities and major life transitions such as college funding, retirement, or the sale of a business.
Ryan first joined Merrill Lynch and the Iles Schropp Group in 2005 and is a second-generation financial advisor. Much like the rest of the Iles Schropp Group, he is committed to continuing education and lifelong learning, and holds two noteworthy professional designations. Ryan is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ (CFP®) professional and also holds the Certified Investment Management Analyst® (CIMA®) designation. Ryan was also proud to be recognized as a top advisor on Forbes/SHOOK’s “America’s Top 500 Next Generation Wealth Advisors” inaugural list in 2017.
Ryan is a graduate of Central Michigan University and resides in Saginaw, Michigan with his wife, Chelsea. Ryan and Chelsea enjoy being active in their community and church, pursuing their many interests in outdoor activities, traveling, and spending time with family and friends, especially in Northern Michigan. Ryan loves meeting new people and looks forward to serving current and future clients for many years to come.
Central Michigan University
2018 Forbes "Top Next-Generation Wealth Advisors"
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