Eric Spindt joined Commonwealth Financial Group, a member of the MassMutual Financial Group, in September of 2014 as a Co-General Agent. He started his career at MassMutual as a General Agent of the Oregon agency in August of 2011. In his role as General Agent, Eric is responsible for setting the strategic direction of the firm, mentoring advisors, and growing the team of financial professionals throughout the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
Eric began his career with Prudential in 1998 after receiving his Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Brandeis University. After 6 years of success managing his practice, Eric joined New England Financial as a Managing Associate where he was responsible for building a team of financial advisors in the Boston area. As a Managing Associate, Eric developed a successful team of 25 advisors and was responsible for the Worcester, MA, district.
In 2011, Eric and his family moved to Portland, Oregon, to take over the MassMutual Oregon agency. Under his leadership, the agency experienced tremendous growth, setting numerous agency records. Due to his success, Eric was offered the opportunity to return to Boston and continue to make a similar impact on MassMutual’s Boston agency.
In 2014, Eric was recognized as a “Forty Under 40” executive by the Portland Business Journal. Eric has also been actively involved in Special Olympics as a volunteer, coach and fundraiser. Eric coached basketball, floor hockey, volleyball and golf for the Belmont Chapter of Special Olympics Massachusetts. For his commitment to the Belmont Special Olympics, he was awarded Coach of the Year honors in 2001. Additionally, Eric is a co-founder of BioBall, a fundraiser that has raised over $900,000 for Special Olympics in the last nine years. For his contributions to Special Olympics with BioBall, Eric was inducted into the Special Olympics Massachusetts Hall of Fame.
Eric holds the FINRA Series 6, 7, 63, 65 and 24, as well as state life, accident and health registrations. Additionally, Eric holds the designations of CFP® practitioner and CLF (Certified Leadership Fellow). Eric resides in Framingham, MA, with his wife, Jennifer, and their children, Ethan, Alexandra and Charlotte.
Area(s) of Focus
- Insurance Strategies
- Investment Strategies