Erik previously served as the President and CEO of Cypress Trust Company, an organization offering sophisticated and highly personalized wealth-transfer strategies to high net worth individuals.
Erik is the vice-mayor of the Village of Golf in Palm Beach County, Florida. He serves as trustee and secretary of the Florida Institute of Technology and trustee of Colby-Sawyer College. He has served as trustee, vice chairman and treasurer of Albany Law School (Union University). Erik is a trustee of the Gertrude E. Skelly Charitable Foundation, the Nalen Foundation, and the William J. Conners III and Barbara S. Conners Foundation.
He also served on the Board of Governors, American National Red Cross for more than six years.
Awards and Recognition
Dean’s Award from the University of Arkansas
Steward’s Award from Dartmouth College
Distinguished Service Award from Albany Law School
Harriman Award for Exceptional Leadership National Red Cross
•Broome County Bar Association
•South Palm Beach County Bar Association
•New York State Bar Association (Member, House of Delegates, 1980-1981)
•American Bar Association (Member, Sections on: Real Property, Probate and Trust Law; Tax)