Ryan Yurkanin has over 10 years of experience in financial and business management, specializing in financial planning and analysis, investor relations, M&A, and accounting. He began his career with Lockheed Martin in the Financial Leadership Development Program before progressing into a financial management role at ViaSat, a $1.6 billion global communications company. Ryan also has experience with private equity backed companies, most recently as the Vice President of Finance with Preferred Sands, a $400 million oil and gas services company.
Growing up surrounded by military family members, Ryan has a deep-rooted passion in helping Veterans. Both of Ryan’s grandfathers served in World War II and two uncles served 20 years on active and reserve duty.
Ryan received his MBA and a bachelor’s degree in Finance from Pennsylvania State University. He and his wife, Nicole, are the founders of The Sunday Kids, a non-profit that provides volunteer opportunities for young children and promotes a life of volunteering. Ryan, Nicole, and their two daughters reside in Malvern, PA.