Meet Our Team

Ryan Festerling

President and Chief Operating Officer

Hired in June 2019, Ryan serves as President and Chief Operating Officer for QPS.    

Ryan has over 20 years of experience from Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin-based Kohl’s Department Store where he held various leadership roles rising to the position of executive vice president and head of human resources.

Ryan has a track record of utilizing technology to enhance the candidate experience while improving overall efficiencies.  He has a drive for building cohesive teams and individuals that are passionate about the work they do. 

Ryan earned his bachelor’s degree in finance from the University Wisconsin – La Crosse.  He also serves on the board of directors at Wisconsin Lutheran High School as well as the Vince Lombardi Cancer Foundation. 

Ryan lives in Pewaukee, Wisconsin with his wife, two daughters and a yellow lab named "Lucy" that only listens sometimes.  He enjoys doing just about anything outside as well as being a proud "dance dad."