At Oxford Financial Partners, teamwork is an essential part to our success. Over the last 5 weeks, we’ve been highlighting members of our incredible team. For this last week of our “Meet the Team” series, we are featuring our Managing Partner, Erik Christman:
What are your favorite things to do when you are not working?
Anything outdoors…hiking, backpacking, skiing, hunting. Also love cooking, collecting wine/bourbon, and travel.
What keeps you inspired and motivated throughout the day?
I start every day with a “morning ritual” that includes reviewing my long-term goals, doing some spiritual/philosophical reading and exercising. That routine keeps me focused on what truly matters and gives me the energy to get it all done.
What are you reading right now?
“Churchill: Walking With Destiny” by Andrew Roberts.
What’s the best advice you’ve ever received?
Life is short…be true to who you are and live a life with no regrets.
Do you have any pets?
We have a zoo. Chocolate lab, cockapoo, long-haired cat and a betta fish.
If you were given a free plane ticket, where would you go and why?
Italy. Always Italy. Incredible food and even better people.
What are the three best movies that you have ever seen?
The Shawshank Redemption, Braveheart, Monty Python and the Holy Grail
If you could learn to do anything, what would it be?
How to survive a week in the wilderness with nothing but a blanket, poncho and a knife
What three traits define you?
Self-assured, optimistic, focused