Eric Hare is the Director of Business Development at Kovitz, focusing on building out marketing efforts and executing upon cross departmental initiatives. Eric joined Kovitz in 2018 as part of the Kovitz acquisition of AFAM Capital. He previously served as President of AFAM Capital, where he was responsible for leading strategic initiatives across the firm’s internal operations, information technology, marketing, and business development teams. He began his career at AFAM in 2006, serving in various key roles across the organization. Eric earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science from Bemidji State University. He is a member of the Austin Chapter of Vistage, an executive coaching and development company, and is licensed with FINRA under series 7 and 65. Eric lives in Austin, TX with his wife, Brittany and son, Henry. In his spare time, you’ll find him on the golf course, watching sports or cooking.