Ryan Miles, CPFIM
It's a privilege to help communities plan for the future through sound investment management.

Ryan Miles, CPFIM

Senior Investment Advisor & Managing Director
Ryan Miles, CPFIM

Ryan joined Ehlers as a Senior Investment Advisor in 2018, bringing more than 10 years’ financial and investment management experience to his role. Instrumental in driving the growth of our Investment services and capabilities, he was promoted to Managing Director in 2021. Previous to joining the Ehlers, Ryan served as a Cash Management Officer with a Twin Cities-based community bank.

Ryan and his wife have five children, ages 3-11. When not working, he enjoys spending time with his family camping, bike riding, skiing or tackling the latest house project. He is a passionate advocate for adoptive and foster children.

Areas of Expertise

Investments & Treasury Management

  • Investment Management
  • Commercial Banking & Investments
  • Strategy Development & Implementation
  • Cash Flow Analysis & Forecasting
  • Treasury Management Consulting
  • Compliance Monitoring

Licenses & Certifications

Series 65 License: Uniform Investment Advisor
Certified Public Funds Investment Manager

Professional Affiliations & Memberships

Minnesota Government Finance Officers Association
Minnesota Association of School Business Officials


Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Eastern Washington University
Master’s Degree in Business Administration, Louisiana State University-Shreveport

Community Involvement

Minnesota Adopt – Board Member
Together For Good – Board Member
Bethany Christian Services – Foster Parent

Notable Projects

Brainerd Independent School District, MN – advised the school on a $205-million construction project
Virginia-Eveleth-Gilbert Cooperative Shared High School Career Academy – advised on a $175-million project