Area of Focus
Audit Diversity, equity, inclusion

Ryan Caldwell

Partner, Interfaith ENG National Leader
Area of Focus
Audit Diversity, equity, inclusion

About Ryan

Ryan Caldwell, an audit partner in RSM’s health care practice, has dedicated more than a decade of service to the firm. Currently, he serves as the national leader for the Interfaith employee network group (ENG), showcasing his commitment to cultivating diversity and inclusion at RSM.

Engaged for many years in the Interfaith and Family First ENGs, Ryan actively nurtures an inclusive workplace culture that respects diverse faiths. Through RSM’s culture, diversity and inclusion (CDI) initiatives, he has participated in the CDI mentor program and taken part in numerous local events and volunteer activities.

Ryan’s personal spiritual journey emphasizes the importance of faith in his life, urging him to uphold authenticity and take ownership of his beliefs and actions. Additionally, he champions the Interfaith ENG to promote understanding of diverse faiths at RSM, contributing to enhanced talent engagement, client satisfaction and business growth.


Ryan’s focus on large hospitals and health systems has made him an integral part of RSM’s health care practice. Serving as an audit partner and local assurance connector for four offices in Illinois, he leverages more than 15 years of audit experience to deliver exceptional service to health care clients.

Professional affiliations and designations

  • Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA)
    • Greater Illinois HMFA, president-elect
    • HMFA’s Principles and Practice Board, board member
  • Certified public accountant
  • Illinois State Board of Accountancy
  • Springfield Boys & Girls Club Foundation, vice president of the board of trustees


  • Master’s degree, accounting, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
  • Bachelor of Science, accounting, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Area of Focus
Audit Diversity, equity, inclusion