Ryan McDonald is a financial advisor with a successful track record of helping individuals and business owners reach financial goals. Drawing on 20 years of experience in financial planning, investments, and insurance, Ryan takes a multi-strategy, risk-managed approach to financial and retirement planning. He seeks to bring investments, insurance, education, retirement, estate, and tax planning into one efficient plan designed to minimize gaps that can leave you under-prepared and under-protected. Ryan holds FINRA Series 6, 7, and 24 licenses and is licensed in Texas to advise clients on life and health insurance products. He earned a B.A. in Economics and Finance from the University of Texas at Dallas. Ryan is Treasurer of the Russ Martin Show Listeners Foundation, a nonprofit that supports families of fallen police officers and firefighters. He also serves on the board of directors of the East Texas Arboretum and Botanical Society.