Ryan Evans, ChFC®, AIF®, CFP™

Ryan Evans, ChFC®, AIF®, CFP™

Ryan has been an advisor since 2004. Ryan has been able to create personalized solutions to help his clients reach their goals. He believes in the principle that every recommendation made is dependent solely on the client’s individual needs and not those of the typical Wall Street business model, where a firm sells its products to meet its sales goals.

Ryan is a Chartered Financial Consultant® (ChFC®) professional, an Accredited Investment Fiduciary® (AIF®), and a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional. Ryan holds the FINRA Series 7 and 66 securities registrations and received his bachelor's degree from the University of Illinois Champaign Urbana. Ryan is proud to have been recognized as a *Financial Times Top 401 Retirement Advisor for 2015 and 2016. He has also been named in Chicago Magazine as a **Five Star Wealth Manager since 2013.

Prior to joining Commonwealth Financial Network, Ryan was an options trader on the floor of the Chicago Board of Options Exchange for five years. He lives in Elmhurst with his wife, Andria, and his two daughters, Abigail and Delaney. Ryan enjoys coaching his daughters' sports (except dance!), skiing, fishing, live music, and spending time with his family and friends, and he even attempts to play golf from time to time.

**2013 – 2022 Five Star Wealth Manager Award, created by Five Star Professional. The 2022 award was presented in October 2022 based on data gathered within 12 months preceding the issue date. 4,912 advisors were considered, 384 advisors were recognized. Advisors pay a fee to hold out marketing materials. Not indicative of advisor’s future performance. Your experience may vary. For more information, please visit www.fivestarprofessional.com., created by Ignites Research. Presented in Month Year for the preceding 12 months. 540 advisors were considered, 401 advisors were recognized. Advisors pay a fee to hold out marketing materials. Not indicative of advisor’s future performance. Your experience may vary. Click here for more award information.

**2013 – 2022 Five Star Wealth Manager Award, created by Five Star Professional. The 2022 award was presented in October 2022 based on data gathered within 12 months preceding the issue date. 4,912 advisors were considered, 384 advisors were recognized. Advisors pay a fee to hold out marketing materials. Not indicative of advisor’s future performance. Your experience may vary. For more information, please visit www.fivestarprofessional.com.