Ryan Rasmussen holds a B.S. in Family and Consumer Sciences with a major in Financial Planning from the University of Georgia (UGA). He completed his financial planning degree as a presidential scholar and with cum laude honors in May 2017. Over the following couple years, he completed the prestigious Residency Program at Yeske & Buie, an independent wealth management firm based in San Francisco and Washington, D.C.
As a financial planner with Elwood & Goetz, Ryan works with the rest of his team to ensure clients maximize their probability of success in meeting their short-term and long-term goals. He is passionate about serving clients within a fiduciary-based and comprehensive financial planning model.
Ryan has been an active member of the UGA chapter of the Financial Planning Association. He has also given back to the greater Athens community by providing pro bono tax preparation services through the University of Georgia sponsored Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program and financial counseling services through UGA’s ASPIRE Clinic. Being involved in these programs provided him extensive experience applying financial planning strategies.
In his free time, Ryan enjoys volunteering, spending time with his wife, family, and friends, as well as biking, surfing, and traveling whenever he can find the time.