Ryan Parker has been passionate about assisting people with their financial decisions and actions to help them achieve their life goals for nearly twenty-five years. Joining EP Wealth Advisors in 2021, he is energized by the opportunity to create conditions for others’ success, which Ryan considers the greatest contribution any leader can make. Previously, Ryan was President and CEO of Wealth Management at Citizens Bank, CEO of Edelman Financial Services and a Managing Director at LPL Financial. Before turning his focus to wealth management, he began his career on the asset management side at Putnam Investment, Franklin Templeton Investments and Russell Investments. Ryan is active in other parts of the industry as well, currently serving as Vice Chairman for Lefteris Acquisition Corp. and previously as an advisor to various private equity, venture capital and management consulting firms. Ryan’s personal passions include traveling with his wife Amy and children Madison, Olivia and Greyson to experience interesting people and places. He also enjoys cycling, skiing, SCUBA diving and fishing, along with playing and listening to music, and cooking for—as well as eating with—family and friends.
University of Michigan, B.A., Stanford Graduate School of Business
Certificate in Finance and Accounting