Ryan George is a Wealth Management Advisor with Ascend Wealth Management. Ascend Wealth Management is a Wealth Management practice within Northwestern Mutual. The mission of Ascend is to design and protect a lifestyle driven by their client’s passions and to guide them to their greatest ambitions.

Ryan began his career with Northwestern Mutual as an intern in 2000 and quickly began practicing full-time. He has since built a successful business with a team of five, with the intent to continue growing. Ryan has earned his Certified Financial Planner™, Chartered Life Underwriter®, and Retirement Income Certified Professional® designations to better serve his clients and their needs.

Ryan is an active member of his community, where he serves as president of the Advisory Board for the Personal Financial Planning program at Kansas State University. Additionally, Ryan has been a past president and served on the Board of Directors for The Northland Shepherd’s Center and the Greater Kansas City Chapter of the Financial Planning Association.

Ryan grew up in Kansas City, MO, and attended Northwest Missouri State University where he played football and double majored in Economics and Business Management. While at Northwest Ryan met his wife, Susie George. Together they have two beautiful daughters, Clara and Cena, and have been happily married since 2002. In Ryan's free time you can find him cycling, golfing, or watching his daughters at their dance recitals and competitions! He also enjoys a good nonfiction book and is always looking for a good book recommendation.

Clara and Cena
Ascend Wealth Management

Ryan T George, CFP®, CLU®, RICP®, CPWA®
Founder and Principal

Ascend Wealth Management


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