Ryan Drake, Senior Tax Manager

Ryan Drake, CPA


Overland Park, KS

As a director, Ryan assists in the preparation and review of client tax returns, as well as providing aid in tax planning and projections based on clients’ needs. He coordinates training for new staff on tax processes and software.

Prior to joining Mariner Wealth Advisors, Ryan was a senior tax accountant at Commerce Bank with a focus in income tax compliance. Prior to joining Commerce Bank, he was a senior tax associate with McGladrey, where he was responsible for working with a varied client base on all of their tax-related needs with a focus on S-Corporation and individual tax preparation and planning services.

Ryan holds a bachelor’s degree and master’s degree in accounting from the University of Kansas and is a Certified Public Accountant.