Erica joined The Financial Clinic in September 2014 as a Financial Coach for three HomeBase sites in Brooklyn.
She currently works on the WorkBOOST NYC initiative as the Implementation Lead with four workforce development sites across New York City, helping them integrate financial security strategies into their existing programs.
Prior to joining the Clinic, Erica worked as a researcher and visiting professor of Masters’ level Microeconomics Theory for El Colegio de Tlaxcala in Mexico, where she helped implement a randomized control study to better understand what roles mobile banking and financial literacy have on families in rural communities.
She has long been engaged in community and economic development projects both in her native state of Arizona and abroad. Erica has a B.A. in Economics from Fordham University with a concentration in Development Economics.