Ryan Dunlap is President and CEO of WealthBridge Capital Management. A financial planner and investment advisor, his engaged leadership and strong work ethic guide the firm. Ryan’s entire career has been spent in the financial industry. He takes great pride and pleasure in using his lifetime of skills to provide straightforward guidance for people building their ideal retirement.
Prior to co-founding WealthBridge, Ryan spent nine years at Morgan Stanley. Previously, he worked at Merrill Lynch for 13 years. He is a Certified Financial Planner™ and earned a Bachelor of Arts in Management from Purdue University. Ryan serves as adjunct faculty at Otterbein University, where he teaches financial planning, retirement strategies, risk management, and estate planning as part of a course on Financial Strategies for Successful Retirement.
My Personal Side
On the Personal Side
Ryan and his wife, a registered nurse, have been married for 25 years. They built a home in Galena, Ohio and reside on two woodsy acres. They have three children, ages 15-20, and one dog, a 10-year-old mutt named Louie.
For the past 16 years, Ryan has been coaching his three kids in six different sports. His own sport is saltwater fishing. Ryan is also active in First Presbyterian Church and involved with Manna Cafe, a Columbus, Ohio provider of meals to those in need. He helps feed 100-200 people a week in winter.
Fun Facts About Ryan
Ryan had a mullet in high school. And he’s seen Taylor Swift in concert in three different cities, for reasons even he can’t explain. But he married a forgiving woman—which was a real blessing when he showed up late for the wedding and she still went through with it.
My Professional Side