Eric Biga, YFU USA National Volunteer Advisory Council Western Region Representative and Vice-Chair, began his journey with YFU in 1991, when he spent a summer abroad in Matsuyama, Japan. He is a financial services professional for Charles Schwab in Lone Tree, Colorado on their Intelligent Portfolios team.
Western Region Representative and NVAC Chair
Eric Biga resides in Denver, Colorado currently serving as a financial services professional for Charles Schwab in Lone Tree, Colorado on their Intelligent Portfolios team. He is a graduate of Iowa State University with a BS in Hotel, Restaurant and Institution Management with an MBA from Drake University, most recently receiving his MS in Personal Financial Planning. A strong believer in life-long learning, his journey with YFU began in 1991, when he spent a summer abroad in Matsuyama, Japan. That experience awakened his sense of adventure and taught him the value of diversity. He hopes to aid in delivering that transformational experience for current and future YFU students and families. Eric currently serves as an area representative and is involved in the orientation programs provided throughout the exchange year. He is excited to be serving on the NVAC in the hopes of strengthening the voice of the volunteer force and keeping our volunteers engaged as they carry out the mission of YFU.