Meet the Ramsey Leadership Team

Our leadership team is comprised of high integrity people who know that being a leader isn’t a job title . . . it’s a choice. Ramsey Leaders are servant-hearted, fiercely passionate motivated visionaries who aren’t afraid of a challenge. We wake up each day ready to learn something new and keep forging a path for hope in the marketplace.

Meet the Ramsey Leadership Team

Our leadership team is comprised of high integrity people who know that being a leader isn’t a job title . . . it’s a choice. Ramsey Leaders are servant-hearted, fiercely passionate motivated visionaries who aren’t afraid of a challenge. We wake up each day ready to learn something new and keep forging a path for hope in the marketplace.

Dave Ramsey

Dave Ramsey

Chief Executive Officer, Owner and Founder

Michael Finney

Michael Finney

Chief Operating Officer

Mark Floyd

Mark Floyd

Chief Financial Officer, Ramsey Family Consolidated

Herb Jenkins

Herb Jenkins

Senior Executive Vice President of RamseyTrusted

Daniel Ramsey

Daniel Ramsey

Executive Vice President of EntreLeadership

Jennifer Sievertsen

Jennifer Sievertsen

Chief Marketing Officer

Suzanne Simms

Suzanne Simms

Senior Executive Vice President of B2C Products and Services

Denise Whittemore

Denise Whittemore

Director of the Ramsey Family Foundation

Brian Williams

Brian Williams

Senior Executive Vice President of Ramsey+

Jeff Williams

Jeff Williams

Chief Financial Officer

Jeremy Breland

Jeremy Breland

Executive Vice President of Ramsey Personalities

Rachel Cruze

Rachel Cruze

Ramsey Personality and Board Member

Winston Cruze

Winston Cruze

Executive Director of Real Estate

Jim King

Jim King

Executive Vice President of Ramsey Education

Brian Mayfield

Brian Mayfield

Executive Vice President of Strategic Alliances

Blake Thompson

Blake Thompson

Executive Vice President of Ramsey Network

Brendan Wovchko

Brendan Wovchko

Chief Technology Officer

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Dave Ramsey

Chief Executive Officer, Owner and Founder

As founder and CEO of Ramsey Solutions, Dave Ramsey is the guy who started it all! He’s a host of The Ramsey Show, which is heard by more than 16 million listeners each week, and he’s written seven nationally bestselling books. Under Dave’s leadership, Ramsey Solutions has become a recognized brand across the country that reflects Dave’s passion for using biblically based, commonsense principles and education to help people take control of their money, business, leadership and personal development. As an operating board member, Dave chairs the executive committee.

Jennifer Sievertsen

Chief Marketing Officer

Jen Sievertsen is Ramsey Solutions’ Chief Marketing Officer, overseeing the marketing, creative and PR teams. She’s the driving force behind the marketing campaigns that create life-changing connections with Ramsey customers. Jen is passionate about the future of Ramsey Solutions’ mission and the generational life-change it can bring. She joined the company in 2009 and has been on the Operating Board since 2012.

Mark Floyd

Chief Financial Officer, Ramsey Family Consolidated

Mark Floyd joined Ramsey Solutions in 2009 as its Chief Financial Officer. Mark remained in that role until January 2022 when he moved into the role of Chief Financial Officer for Ramsey Family Consolidated. Over the years, Mark has helped to create the systems and processes that have enabled Ramsey Solutions to grow its team and its reach, as well as its new debt-free campus—all while moving at the speed of cash. He’s been a member of the Ramsey Solutions’ Operating Board since 2012. He also chairs the Compensation Committee and serves on several other board-level committees within Ramsey Solutions.

Michael Finney

Chief Operating Officer

Michael Finney is the Chief Operating Officer at Ramsey Solutions. Michael is responsible for ensuring that all of our technology and processes are aligned to maximize the impact we can make on our customers. In this role, Michael oversees the technology, data, HR and service operations functions of Ramsey Solutions. Michael became an Operating Board member in 2017.

Blake Thompson

Executive Vice President of Ramsey Network

Blake Thompson was hired as the original producer of Dave Ramsey’s The Money Game radio show in 1996, which soon changed to The Dave Ramsey Show once syndication started. Today, he’s the Executive Vice President of the Ramsey Network and serves on the Ramsey Solutions Operating Board. Blake is responsible for distribution and content development of all programs and platforms for the Ramsey Network. That includes The Ramsey Show, The Dr. John Delony Show, The Ken Coleman Show, The Rachel Cruze Show and The EntreLeadership Podcast, as well as new feature podcast productions such as The Fine Print, Everyday Millionaires, Ramsey Call of the Day and Work Matters with Ken Coleman. It also includes the newly released documentary Borrowed Future: How Student Loans Are Killing the American Dream.

Brian Williams

Senior Executive Vice President of Ramsey+

Brian Williams serves as the Senior Executive Vice President of Ramsey+, the digital membership to Ramsey’s bestselling money products and tools—like Financial Peace University and EveryDollar. He joined the team in 2006 as a graphic designer, eventually leading and growing the entire Creative Team before transitioning to the business side of the company. Brian led multiple business units, including EveryDollar, before eventually leading the entire division of Ramsey+. Today, as the SEVP, Brian drives the vision for creating the best and most trusted money product in the marketplace.

Suzanne Simms

Senior Executive Vice President of B2C Products and Services

Suzanne Simms is the Senior Executive Vice President of Business to Consumer Products and Services, which includes publishing, consumer products, live events, Ramsey Personalities and the Ramsey Network. She joined Ramsey Solutions in 2001 and has played a huge role in bringing new listeners to The Ramsey Show. It’s no surprise, then, that The Ramsey Show is the nation’s second-largest nationally syndicated radio show. Suzanne has been an Operating Board member since 2012 and oversees the company’s Leadership Development Committee.

Brian Mayfield

Executive Vice President of Strategic Alliances

Brian is the Executive Vice President of Strategic Alliances, overseeing the recruitment, development, growth and monetization of all provider networks and relationships within the RamseyTrusted brand. He’s focused on the strategy and iterations necessary to maintain and support existing programs and is also focused on the development of new relationships necessary to support new business opportunities. Brian also leads the national advertising sales strategies for the Ramsey Network. Brian joined the company in 2009, served as Executive Vice President of Ramsey Media, and has been a member of the Operating Board since 2019.

Daniel Ramsey

Executive Vice President of EntreLeadership

Daniel Ramsey is the Executive Vice President of Ramsey Solutions’ Business and Leadership Spoke. He’s passionate about expanding Ramsey Solutions’ ability to help more people by finding new ways to meet their needs and creating products that meet those needs. As a Ramsey Family Member and a member of the Operating Board, Daniel has greatly impacted many areas of the company with his leadership since he joined the team in 2014. 

Herb Jenkins

Senior Executive Vice President of RamseyTrusted

Herb Jenkins is the Senior Executive Vice President of RamseyTrusted, leading the experiences that Ramsey fans have with our trusted providers. He’s passionate about building external partnerships with providers who can super-serve our fans as they work the Baby Steps. Within Ramsey Solutions, Herb is known for driving strategic partnerships between business units that help the company operate more efficiently and, ultimately, help more people. Herb joined the Operating Board in 2017 and is chair of the Special Projects Committee.

Jeremy Breland

Executive Vice President of Ramsey Personalities

Jeremy Breland is Executive Vice President of Ramsey Personalities and drives the vision and strategy for the Ramsey Personalities Team. Under his leadership, the Personalities have successfully increased their visibility, and the team has expanded (and continues to expand) into other relevant topics by adding new Personalities to the roster—giving more people the opportunity to experience Ramsey Solutions’ message of hope. Jeremy has been at Ramsey Solutions since 2011, is a member of the Operating Board, and chairs the Personalities Committee.

Jim King

Executive Vice President of Ramsey Education

Jim King is the Executive Vice President of Ramsey Education. He joined Ramsey in 2006 and has been leading the education division ever since. He’s passionate about empowering the next generation with the truth about how to handle money—no credit cards required (not even for emergencies). Under Jim’s leadership, Ramsey Solutions’ Foundations in Personal Finance curriculum has become the go-to for personal finance education in schools, reaching over 5 million students across the country. As a member of the Operating Board, Jim chairs the Dashboard Committee.

Winston Cruze

Executive Director of Real Estate

As the Executive Director of Real Estate, Winston leads the building services team as well as the future development of the Ramsey Solutions campus. Not only that but Winston is a real estate investment sales and development specialist and manages other residential and commercial investment properties throughout Middle Tennessee. Winston became an Operating Board member in 2013 and also leads the Campus Planning Committee.

Denise Whittemore

Director of the Ramsey Family Foundation

Denise Whittemore is Director of the Ramsey Family Foundation, overseeing the foundation’s charitable giving. She also coordinates community service opportunities with local ministries that allow Ramsey Solutions team members to take time away from the office to serve in the area. Denise is a Ramsey Family Member and has been a member of the Operating Board since 2013. 

Rachel Cruze

Ramsey Personality and Board Member

Rachel Cruze is a two-time #1 national bestselling author, financial expert, Ramsey Family Member and host of The Rachel Cruze Show. She has appeared on Good Morning America, Today and Live With Kelly & Ryan, among others. Since 2010, Rachel has served at Ramsey Solutions, where she teaches people how to avoid debt, save money, budget and win with money at any stage in life.

Brendan Wovchko

Chief Technology Officer

Brendan Wovchko joined Ramsey Solutions in 2016 and serves as Chief Technology Officer. He brings 15 years of entrepreneurial experience to leading the hundreds of engineers, product managers and project managers who deliver hope through our digital products. Brendan has played a pivotal role in redefining how we think about collaboration and building products and is a passionate advocate for helping leaders grow. Brendan joined the Operating Board in 2022.

Jeff Williams

Chief Financial Officer

Jeff Williams joined the team as an executive director in 2019, leading the finance team. In January 2022, he became Ramsey Solutions’ Chief Financial Officer. Jeff is passionate about growing and mentoring business leaders to help them make sense of their numbers. He loves that Ramsey Solutions’ mission of changing lives drives our company’s decisions. Jeff has been a member of the Operating Board since January 2022. He also chairs the Budget Committee and serves on several other board-level committees within Ramsey Solutions.