Needham resident Erik Johnson joins The Bulfinch Group as Managing Director
The Bulfinch Group is pleased to announce that Needham resident Erik Johnson has joined the firm as a Managing Director. Founded in 1994, The Bulfinch Group is a wealth management firm headquartered at 160 Gould Street in Needham, MA.
“We are delighted to welcome Erik to The Bulfinch Group as a Managing Director,” states Seth Medalie, CLU®, ChFC®, President of The Bulfinch Group, “Erik’s extensive career in the field of coaching, recruiting and development will be of exceptional value to our clients and associates.”
“My mission every day is to help others maximize their potential,” explains Erik Johnson. “My goal as a Managing Director at The Bulfinch Group is to attract the best people possible to join our team, and then help to develop the character and performance of each to become their best personal and professional selves. My new position has much synergy with my past two plus decades as a coach,” he further notes.
Prior to joining The Bulfinch Group, Erik Johnson spent ten years as a Division I Head Women's Basketball Coach, most recently at Boston College in the ACC and previously at the University of Denver. Before becoming a head coach, Mr. Johnson spent fourteen years as a Division I Women's Basketball Assistant Coach at Boston College, the University of San Diego and the University of Rhode Island. Erik Johnson played basketball at the University of California, San Diego where he earned a B.A. in psychology with a minor in education. He began his coaching career at the University of Rhode Island, where he earned an M.A. in adult education. Mr. Johnson also conducts workshops for the Positive Coaching Alliance which teaches character through sports to young athletes, youth coaches and sports parents. He resides in Needham with his wife Laura and daughters Daly and Avery.