Ryan Melendez is an Assistant-Vice President and Branch Leader for TRUIST Bank, formally BB&T in the Retail and Small Business community banking group for Austin, TX, and the surrounding areas. In this capacity, Ryan has responsibilities, including business development, small business lending, client management, and community engagement. Ryan also serves as a community banking leader in Austin. During his fifteen years of banking career, including 11 with TRUIST, Ryan’s primary focuses are to build long-term relationships as a trusted advisor with his clients and the community.
He manages a portfolio of retail and small business clients; and has a strong understanding of his client’s banking, investment, and insurance needs. Ryan was born in Caracas, Venezuela. He has been living in Texas since 1995 and in the U.S since 1992 and attended Columbia Southern University. Ryan is currently serving as Private First Class in the Texas State Guard, with a MOS (Military Occupational Specialty) as an Emergency Mass Care Specialist and Search and Rescue Technician. He also is an engaged community volunteer leader who has serves on the different boards of various other community organizations in the Austin area. He lives in Kyle, TX, with his fiancé Nancy his son Stuart, Daughter Rihanna, and their dog Scotts. In his free time, Ryan likes doing outdoor activities with his family.