Originally from metro Detroit, MI, Erica earned her B.A. in Organizational and Intercultural Communication from DePaul University in Chicago, IL and her M.A. in Communication with a concentration on Media, Race and Ethnicity from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, MI. As a dedicated student affairs professional, Erica is passionate about community building, mentorship and intercultural leadership development. When not in the office, Erica enjoys traveling internationally, exploring the arts, blogging and taking adventures around NYC with her dog, Korie.