Erick G. Bond, Sr., CLU, ChFC, CEO
Bond Financial Network is led by Founder and CEO Erick Bond, Sr. With 40 plus years of insurance and management experience, Erick has grown the company and established Bond Financial Network as a recognizable and respected leader in the market. Erick's expertise within the marketplace is well known and gives him the ability to connect directly with carriers at a senior level. In addition to providing excellent product solutions to his clients, Erick has fostered an engaged corporate culture within Bond. By reaching out to top talent and building his own team, Erick is able to provide superior service to his clients. Erick received a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of Rochester and a Master of Science in Management and Financial Services from American College and a Master of Science in Financial Services from the American College.

Erick is a member of the Rochester, Buffalo, Syracuse and Albany Life Underwriters Associations; he is both a Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU) and a Chartered Financial Consultant.

Erick is active in the Rochester Community. He serves as a member of the National Council for the University of Rochester’s College of Arts and Sciences; serves on the Board of the Rochester YMCA, and serves as a member of the Rochester Philanthropy Council.

Erick B. Bond, Vice President
Prior to joining Bond Financial Network in 2012, Erick spent seven years with a leading health, disability and life carrier in the New York City marketplace.  He is a cum laude graduate of Colgate University.

Erick brings a tremendous wealth of knowledge and experience to Bond Financial Network that will contribute to long-term success in both the business development and client relationship management arenas. Erick brings a vast knowledge set on both the benefits and challenges of integrated products, including the combination of disability products with traditional medical plans as well as consumer directed health plans. He has experience with a wide variety of products, including basic and voluntary life, basic and voluntary accident, business travel accident, LTD, STD, DBL and TBD as well as experience in selling and installing a variety of voluntary, elective contributory and tax-choice products.

Erick lives in Pittsford with his wife and children.

Bill Carson, Benefits Consultant
Bill has more than 16 years of experience in employee benefits sales and consulting. As a lead Consultant at Bond, Bill works closely with each client guiding them through the Strategic Planning Process and providing oversight of their dedicated Bond Account Team. By taking a personalized and open consultative approach, Bill is able to develop creative and custom benefits solutions for each client.

Prior to joining Bond, Bill was a Top 10 Senior Sales Representative for one of the nation's largest insurance companies in the employee benefits field. His account portfolio consisted of employers from 10 to 20,000 employees throughout the New York, New Jersey and Greater Philadelphia region. Bill also served as a Captain in the US Army, where he was the Deputy Intelligence Planning Officer for the Commanding General, Fort Stewart, GA.

Bill graduated from the Rochester Institute of Technology with Highest Honors. He is a board member and volunteer coach with the Honeoye Falls-Lima youth basketball program.