Our team has more in common with our clients than with the industry.

We think we’d be a good fit if any of these words describe you.

At Bond Financial Group, we work best with those who share these traits with us.

Optimist

You always look on the bright side and believe that you can do anything you set your mind to.

Explorer

You are fearless, decisive and confident because you know your best years are still ahead of you.

Dreamer

You love to dream big – whether it’s in regard to how you take care of your family or just live the life you want to live.

Meet Dylan Bond

Dylan is our Founder and President. He founded Bond Financial Group Group with a simple mission: to protect and empower our clients. Over his 27 years in the industry, Dylan has been committed to empowering people at or near retirement to organize their finances and create a personalized Empowered Retirement Plan™ that is measurable and manageable so that they can focus on maximizing their retirement years and delivering a legacy for their families and charitable organizations.

When he’s not guiding our clients along their Empowered Retirement Journey™, Dylan is an avid outdoorsman, enjoying snowmobiling, hunting, and golf. He lives in East Longmeadow, MA, with his wife, Sandy, and his children, Grace, James, and Lila.

Wanda Fontanez

Director of Client Services

Jeremy Stefanik

Paraplanner

Drew Malkin, CFP®

Financial Advisor  

Bianca Hyde

Operation Specialist

James Bond

Marketing Specialist

Sandy Bond

Event Coordinator

Start planning your empowered future

Wanda Fontanez

Director of Client Services

Wanda has over 20 years’ experience in the finance industry, having worked for over 10 years at MassMutual in the brokerage department and for three years at Wealth Technology Group as an independent advisor before joining BFG in February 2013. Wanda lives in Springfield, MA, with her two daughters, Celyna and Kasandra, and her granddaughter, Allyse.

When she’s not stunning our clients with exceptional, personalized service, Wanda enjoys spending time with her family and friends, traveling, swimming, crafting, event coordination, and riding her motorcycle.

Jeremy Stefanik

Paraplanner

Jeremy joined BFG in May 2021 while attending Eastern Connecticut State University, soon after graduating with a B.A. in business administration. Jeremy is on the board of directors of the Shaker Pines Lake Association (S.P.L.A.) and serves on the property committee. He became the association’s treasurer in June 2023.

When he’s not ensuring BFG is thoroughly prepared to meet our clients’ needs, Jeremy enjoys spending time with his friends and family, playing tabletop games, and relishing lake life.

Drew Malkin, CFP

Financial Advisor
Drew is registered as an Investment Advisor Representative and joined the BFG team in February 2024 bringing with him the experience of being in the industry for over 25 years, holds his Series 6 & 63 licensed, Massachusetts Life Accident & Health licensed and also a Certified Financial Planner, or CFP®,. earned his Bachelor of Science degree in finance from the Barney School of Business at the University of Hartford. Drew lives in West Hartford, CT, with his wife, Kim, and his children, Hannah, Jared, and Molly and their adorable golden doodle Lexi. 

When Drew is not assisting Dylan with reviewing and creating empowering plans for our clients, he is spending time with his family and friends and traveling.

Bianca Hyde

Operation Specialist
Bianca joined the BFG team December 2023 and has over 10 years’ experience in the finance industry, having worked over 6 years in managing operations at Florene Bank and Arrha Credit Union. 

When not ensuring excellent customer service or liaison between departments, Bianca enjoys spending time with family and friends, barbecuing and shopping.

James Bond

Marketing Specialist

James joined BFG in September 2022, shortly after graduating high school. He is currently working toward a degree in business administration at Asnuntuck Community College in Enfield, CT. James also works as a college sports data scout and enjoys traveling around the area to watch college games while doing so.

When he’s not finding ways of reaching new people to empower, James enjoys performing unnecessarily dangerous stunts, spending time in casinos, driving (and generally destroying) very expensive vehicles, drinking shaken beverages, and introducing himself last name first.

Sandy Bond

Event Coordinator

Sandy grew up on the south shore of Long Island, NY and lived there through early adulthood. She went to school for fashion retail merchandising and spent many years working in the industry before moving on to tackle the toughest job of all: full-time mom! She and Dylan met in 1996, married in 2000, and settled in East Longmeadow, MA to start their family.

When she’s not planning extraordinary events for our clients, she enjoys being active in the community, reading, gardening, decorating, and spending time with family.