Ryan Simpson


Ryan Simpson joined Syverson Strege in March of 2021 and is one of our Associate Financial Planners. He will provide support to Financial Planners in the development of comprehensive financial plans and service to our clients.

Ryan was born and raised in the Des Moines area. He attended South Dakota State University and received a Bachelor of Science in Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences. After graduation, he worked as a Research Associate at Iowa State University participating in water quality studies throughout the Des Moines River. Since graduating from college, he also worked for Simpson Design Group, a family-owned graphic design business.

In January of 2020, Ryan received a certificate in Financial Planning from Boston University. This program provided him with the education requirement to sit for the CFP® exam, which he was fortunate enough to pass in September of 2020! Ryan is passionate about helping individuals navigate complex financial issues for the betterment of them and their families. The success of our clients is his ultimate goal and reward. 


I enjoy being outdoors and staying active in my free time. I am an avid golfer, and enjoy fishing, hiking, camping, and exploring new places. I am a huge sports fan and enjoy cheering on the Iowa Hawkeyes and the Chicago Cubs!