Based in Indiana, Ryan Ballard was taught and critiqued by his family to provide the most exceptional life celebration experience. Learning the business from working at the desk to public speaking and community outreach. He had the privilege to work side by side with his father and the rest of his family who are exceptional in the realm of funeral service. Ryan has a unique perspective having successfully navigated an acquisition of his family firm while remaining a key part of the leadership team in the newer, much bigger enterprise. Ryan has also dedicated his time to c0-produce and co-host the hugely popular podcast “Undertaking: The Podcast” with Brian Waters. Together they connect funeral directors, and solve all of the problems of the profession and the world!