Erica joins ReUp as a Success Coach with a background in Higher Education Admissions, Campus Visits, and Student Life advising. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Environmental Studies from the University of Montevallo. Hailing from a family of educators, Erica has always had a passion for expanding education access and equity. During her time in higher education she has served as a counselor for non-traditional student types including readmitted and post-baccalaureate students, and specialized in planning personalized VIP visits. She also served as an advisor for three student organizations and fell in love with being a resource for current students. Erica is eager to join a team of like-minded professionals and make a difference in the lives of adult learners.
When she is not working, Erica loves anything and everything outdoors. She grew up outside of the Great Smoky Mountains and developed a love of hiking, swimming, and kayaking. She also loves animals, baking cookies and a good book! She currently resides in Birmingham, AL with her best friend and their cat Nugget.