Employee Biographical

Ryan A. Beck

He earned a B.S. from the University of Oregon in 1993. He has been a Financial Advisor focusing on retirement planning* for the past 30 years. He manages several SIMPLE IRA plans, 403(B) plans as well as many individual accounts. His proactive approach in communicating and providing extensive services to his clients has enabled him to build many long-term relationships. He is married with three children.


  • Series 6, 63, 66 and 7 securities registered: Products available include Mutual Funds, Stocks, Bonds, Fixed and Variable Annuities, Money Market Accounts* and Life Insurance including Variable Life
  • Servicing over 1,200 active clients

Email: rbeck@nwrs.com

*Securities and investment advisory services offered through Royal Alliance Associates, Inc. (RAA) member FINRA/SIPC. RAA is separately owned and other entities and/or marketing names, products or services referenced here are independent of RAA.








Taylor Kirkpatrick


Taylor is the newest member of the NWRS staff. She was born and raised in Oregon and spends her sparetime exploring the outdoors with her family, reading, and sewing. She studied at Northern Arizona University, was a team-lead at a national retail chain, and most recently, was a loan processor for local credit union. Taylor is working on obtaining her state of Oregon insurance license and is a Non-Registered Assistant to Ryan A. Beck.

Rebecca Guilford

Rebecca has been part of the NWRS team since 2015. She was born in California and raised in Brownsville, Oregon.  Becca came to us with a Bachelor of Arts, a Masters in Education and a decade of executive support experience. Her passions are spending time with her children, being in the outdoors with her dogs and husband, physical fitness, and reading.  She holds a state or Oregon Insurance License an SIE, Series 7, and Series 66 and is a Registered Assistant to Ryan A. Beck.