Eric has been with the Heartland Institute of Financial Education since 1999 instructing financial wellness classes. He is also a trainer/coach for the Institute. In addition, Eric has been in the financial services industry since 1994. Eric was born and raised in Ohio where he received his B.A. in Economics from Wittenberg University. He resides in Denver with his wife, Julie, and four children. He enjoys spending time with his family and outdoor activities such as soccer, golf, and skiing.