Erika offers over ten years of experience in planning, marketing, community outreach, training and project management. Her roles have ranged from case manager to diversity practitioner in the mental health non-profit industry. Her activities are designed to improve access and health outcomes. Erika has pioneered non-traditional outreach projects with community partners that focus on implementing innovative learning opportunities. She provides guidance to senior leaders on developing enterprise level strategies for collaborating with diverse stakeholders and role-modeling a diversity/inclusion orientation. Erika holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology and Health Education from The University of Texas at Austin and Master of Business Administration from Texas State University.