Larry J. Rybka is the President and CEO for our partner Valmark Financial Group. Larry’s 30-year tenure at Valmark has been marked by working with advisors in creating innovative solutions to better serve clients and proactively anticipating difficult regulatory challenges impacting how these services are delivered. Mr. Rybka’s thoughts on industry change have resulted in him being invited to address every major industry meeting from the main platform, including Forum 400, MDRT, Top of the Table and AALU. His industry advocacy is also evidenced by testimony before legislative bodies and lobbying on behalf of advisors with FINRA, SEC and several state Insurance Commissioners. Mr. Rybka is also a noted speaker and author and his articles have been published in numerous industry journals. Two of his articles were recognized with industry awards from The Journal of the American Society of CLU, ChFC® Author Award as well as the CFP® Board Article Award.
Larry J. Rybka, CFP®