Ryan Follett
Senior Financial Advisor
210 Lake Rd
Lake Jackson, TX 77566
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Accessible, knowledgeable and experienced, I am committed to building and maintaining a strong relationship with you. I am passionate about what I do and I bring that passion to helping you and your family make what may be the most important financial decisions of your lives.

Ryan Follett is a Senior Financial Advisor with Merrill Lynch Wealth Management. As a former educator, Ryan brings a unique approach to establishing long-range financial strategies for clients, personalized according to their risk tolerance, cash-flow needs, and time horizon. He enjoys educating clients on the different pathways to help ensure they are well-versed in the customized choices available to them to ultimately obtain the overall wealth milestones they strive toward.

Ryan began his Merrill career in 2019.  Previously, he spent over three years working with corporate benefit programs, including equity compensation, defined benefit, defined contribution and non-qualified deferred compensation plans. Before entering the financial services industry, Ryan taught mathematics to high school students and coached football, basketball, track, and tennis for 5 years, including in the Brazosport and Columbia-Brazoria Independent School Districts. A proud longhorn, he earned his B.S. in Mathematics from the University of Texas at Austin.  Ryan is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™, CFP® certificant, a designation awarded by the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. He also holds the Accredited Asset Management Specialist™, AAMS™ designation through the College for Financial Planning Institutes Corp.

A native of Sweeny in Brazoria County, Ryan strives to give back to his community. He is a member of the Sweeny Independent School District Education Foundation and remains active in local service organizations and programs, such as Sweeny United, a summer program assisting elderly and high-needs families with rebuilding and revitalization projects.

Ryan resides in Sweeny with his wife, Jessica, and their two young sons.

About Me

My mission, first and foremost, is to understand you and what matters most to you. Armed with that information I can ask thoughtful questions -- listening carefully, then understanding in detail where your wealth stands today and where you'd like it to be tomorrow. I help you design and implement a personalized plan intended to help you and your family pursue financial goals while helping manage investment risk. My approach is to focus on potential solutions that can help turn goals into reality.

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Accredited Asset Management Specialist™, AAMS™, and the AAMS™ logo are certification marks or registered certification marks of The College for Financial Planning Institutes Corp. in the United States.
Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. (CFP Board) owns the certification marks CFP®, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™, and the CFP® (with plaque design) in the United States, which it authorizes use of by individuals who successfully complete CFP Board’s initial and ongoing certification requirements.
Ryan Follett is registered to do business in AR, CA, FL, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MI, MN, NC, NE, NM, OK, OR, TN, TX, UT, VA, WA, WY.