Byron Regester is serving his first year on the YLD Board. He grew up in Columbus, Ohio. He graduated from Providence College in 2012 with a double major in Finance and Accounting and played men's soccer. Byron eventually went on to receive his MBA with a specialty in finance. He began his career in financial services at Ernst & Young where he obtained a CPA. Byron currently works for Plante Moran PLLC as a senior consultant in mergers and acquisitions and valuation consulting. YLD has played a pivotal role in Byron's life since moving to Chicago. The organization has helped him create and grow some of his most meaningful relationships. Byron was on the Back from Birthright committee, Summer Networking committee, Networking Breakfast Series committee, was a participant in multiple LEADS sessions, and an attendee of countless other events.