Ryan graduated from the University of California, Santa Barbara in 2002 with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Economics with an emphasis in Accounting. He joined Almich & Associates in January 2003 and became a licensed Certified Public Accountant in the State of California two years later.

Since joining the firm, Ryan has worked to service clients in various industries including education, health care and nonprofit organizations, while also obtaining substantial experience in various purchase transactions including stock, net asset valuation and recapitalization accounting. In addition to his partner role on all firm retirement plan audits, Ryan serves as the designated partner under the firm’s membership in the AICPA’s Audit Quality Centers for Employee Benefit Plan’s and Governmental Audits. Ryan is a member of the AICPA and California State Society of Certified Public Accountants.

When outside of the office, Ryan can be found traveling and camping with his family and friends. In addition to his lifelong hobbies of boating and motorcycles, Ryan became a licensed private pilot in 2013. Currently residing in Orange County, Ryan was born and raised in San Dimas, California and remains a loyal Dodger fan through the good times and bad.