Entrepreneur in Residence
Ryan recently stepped away from a career in Finance in NYC to focus on family, health, entrepreneurship, and giving back. Prior to spending four years on Wall Street, he started a bamboo watch company while a Senior at BYU-Hawaii, raising over $100,000 using crowdfunding. Ryan earned his Bachelors of Science from BYU-Hawaii in Business Management, with an emphasis in Finance. Additionally, he earned a Minor in Economics, completed an Entrepreneurship Certificate from the Willes Center, and served as the President of the BYU-Hawaii student chapter of the BYU Management Society. He currently serves an Adjunct Faculty at BYU-Hawaii and an Entrepreneur in Residence for the Willes Center, teaching classes on financial statement analysis, marketing and leadership.