Ryan is a strong advocate of financial literacy and truly believes in the magic of financial understanding and subsequent planning. As a self-financed graduate, Ryan feels connected to the financial complications that undergraduate students are exposed to and the decision making that is required. He believes building financial habits and setting policies while beginning one’s adult life is critical to ensuring financial success and longevity. Ryan is a graduate of Virginia Tech’s Certified Financial Planning Certification Education program and co-manages a Financial Planning Residency program focused on teaching new advisors how to help others navigate the choppy waters of personal finance.
Unique perspectives: undergraduates, graduates, athletes