Ryan Strankowski, QKA, AIF®, NQPA

Relationship Manager

Ryan is a relationship manager of the firm, responsible for plan investment reviews, employee educational meetings, and one-on-one investment consultations.  He has been in the retirement services industry since 2004 and holds the Investment Adviser Representative license (Series 65).  Ryan is also a Qualified 401(k) Administrator (QKA) as well as an Accredited Investment Fiduciary (AIF®a designation sponsored by the Center for Fiduciary Studies.  Prior to joining Spectrum, Ryan worked in a variety of different roles pertaining to 401(k) plans including: Compliance, Conversions, Relationship Management and Mutual Fund Trading. Ryan is a member of Wisconsin Retirement Plan Professionals Ltd. (WRPPL) and the National Association of Plan Advisors (NAPA). A graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, Ryan earned his bachelor's degree in Economics.

Ryan is married and lives in Milwaukee, WI.  Outside of the office Ryan competes in baseball, basketball, volleyball and bowling leagues.


QKA, Qualified 401(k) Administrator, a credential offered for retirement plan professionals who work primarily with 401(k) plans.  AIF®, Accredited Investment Fiduciary, certifies that the recipient has specialized knowledge of fiduciary standards of care and their application to the investment management process. NQPA, Nonqualified Plan Advisor, a credential offered by the National Association of Plan Advisors certifying proficiency in Nonqualified plans.  NAPA was created by and for retirement plan advisors and is the only advocacy group exclusively focused on the issues that matter to retirement plan advisors.