Meet Our Team

headshot

   

Ryan M Daus, CFP®, ChFC®, CLU®

President

Ryan founded Daus Financial Group in 2002. He has over 15 years’ experience and has been a qualifying member of the Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT) for the past 13 years. MDRT represents the top 5% of the financial services industry worldwide and its members must adhere to a strict code of ethics. Ryan has also earned the following professional designations: CFP®, ChFC®, and CLU®.

Ryan graduated Magna Cum Laude from the Lee Honors College at Western Michigan University with a bachelor's degree in Finance. Ryan is also a member of the West Michigan Estate Planning Council.

Ryan and his wife Annie have two children, Harper and Bennett. They currently reside in Grand Rapids, Michigan. He is a member of Saint Anthony’s Catholic church and an avid supporter of West Catholic High School, Helen Devos Children’s Hospital, and the Kalamazoo Community Foundation. He enjoys golf, boating, watching sports, and spending time with family and friends.

headshot

   

Justin Gregory

Financial Advisor & Director of Operations

Justin focuses on insurance, investment, retirement, and estate planning. As a family man himself, Justin always finds great satisfaction in helping young families plan for the future and protect the ones they love.

Before joining Daus Financial Group, Justin attended Valencia College and went on to work in commercial and residential real estate. Specializing in investment property analytics. During this time Justin founded a very successful property management company where he developed his skills in management, marketing, and finance.

Today Justin lives with his wife, Kendra, and two children. In his free time, he loves to be with his family and play with his kids. Additionally, Justin is captain of his competitive wiffle ball team in Kalamazoo and loves to tend to his large vegetable garden

headshot

   

Joshua Ruggles

Financial Advisor & Investment Specialist

Joshua has been with DFG since 2013. He works closely with Ryan keeping tabs on all of your investment accounts and financial planning needs.

Along with holding Life, Health, Annuity and securities licenses, Josh is a graduate of Haworth College of Business located at Western Michigan University. It was there that he graduated Cum Laude with a bachelor’s degree in business administration, including a major in finance and a minor in management.

This year, Josh is also building a book of business while remaining an integral part of Ryan's operations team.

Joshua has many hobbies that he enjoys in his free time. Hockey, reading, and jogging are a few of his interests.

headshot

   

Suzanne Bownman

Registered Service Rep & Office Manager

Suzanne joined DFG in 2014 coming to us with over 12 years of experience in the insurance and financial services industry. Being a Licensed and Registered Service Representative allows Suzanne to provide our clients with the best service experience possible. She studied communications at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, and has held various industry roles including licensed Property & Casualty agent, product trainer for a mutual fund company call center, and training manager for an annuity call center.

Suzanne has a son, AJ, who keeps her very busy with his activities. Along with AJ, Suzanne and her husband, Gary Matherson, enjoy spending time with friends and relaxing in their backyard retreat with their dog, Luna. She is a member of the Junior League of Kalamazoo and advocates for families with children on the Autism Spectrum around the world.

Newsletters

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Market Watch

Last Closing Prices

Ticker Name Percent Difference (when noted with %) otherwise Last Price Difference (where applicable)
Dow Jones Industrials 26,210.81 -0.01
Nasdaq Composite 7,460.29 +0.71

[ Markets | Charts | Quotes | Portfolio ]

Market data delayed per exchange rules.
All quotes are in US Eastern Time (EST).
Market data provided by ICE Data Services. ICE Limitations. Powered and implemented by FactSet. Legal Statement.