Eric graduated from Western Michigan University in 1998 with a Bachelor's Degree in Finance from the Haworth College of Business. Eric holds both Series 7 and 66 licenses along with Life, Health, Disability and Long Term Care Insurance licenses. He is licensed to conduct business in 14 states.
Prior to joining Raymond James & Associates, Eric worked as a financial advisor for A. G. Edwards/Wachovia Securities/Wells Fargo Advisors for 4 years. Eric spent 7 ½ years as a Portfolio Manager and Research Analyst with Greenleaf Trust. While completing his undergraduate degree at WMU, he was a part-time (fall and winter) and full-time (summers) intern at A.G. Edwards.
Eric grew up in Richland, MI and has been married to his wife, Amber for 18 years. They have two children, Kiley and Ethan. He coaches his son’s travel soccer team and is an active member of Southridge Reformed Church. Eric strives to balance his family and work life with an occasional round of golf and supporting Western Michigan Bronco athletics.