Byron Regester is entering his second 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, where he also 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 manager in mergers and acquisitions and valuation consulting. Starting with Byron's great grandparents, his family has had a tradition of giving back to the Jewish community. Byron looks forward to continuing this tradition and to helping further strengthen the young Jewish community in Chicago.