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Ryan S. Kidd, CRC®

Ryan S. Kidd, CRC®

Senior Partner

Ryan Kidd, Senior Partner with Validus Financial Associates, first launched his career as an Evaluator at a Nuclear Power Plant. This afforded him the chance to develop his aptitude for communication and leadership. He later channeled this unique skillset into his passion for finance as he embarked on a career in retirement planning for Utility/Nuclear Power Plant employees. Ryan’s client base grew as he helped build a better financial future and transition his clients into retirement. Ryan is a Certified Retirement Counselor® who is committed to helping individuals and business owners with Financial/Retirement Planning, Estate Planning Strategies and Business Succession Planning.

Ryan Kidd received his bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, a master’s degree in Counseling and a Certificate in Retirement Planning from Wharton. In addition to education, he holds Series 7, 66 and 24 registrations and Life and Health licenses. His dedication and success in the financial service industry has led to many awards. His dedication to his clients has led him to author his first book “The Art of Retiring Whole”, a non-financial guide to retiring with purpose, productivity and endless possibilities.

Ryan and his beautiful wife, Natalie have been residents of Surprise, AZ for 21 years where they are happily raising their 5 children (Crayton, Piper, Lennon, Crue and Major). Ryan is a true outdoorsman who thoroughly enjoys camping, big game hunting and riding UTV’s. He appreciates sports and stays active by playing basketball, football and volleyball. Ryan values opportunities to give back to the community. He frequently volunteers in many capacities with the youth and adults through his church, and he is very involved in service through his church.

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Ryan has written a book. The book is called The Art of Retiring Whole: A Non-Financial Guide to Retiring with Purpose, Productivity and Endless Possiblilites.