Erica has worked with hundreds of high school seniors on their college essays through her longtime volunteer work with College Tracks, a Montgomery County nonprofit that helps low-income and first-generation students navigate the college application process. She is certified as an essay coach through a top professional training program. Erica loves working with students to help them create this important part of the college application, so that they come away with an essay that captures their voice, values, and personal story.
Erica is a professional editor with 25 years of experience, having worked in senior editorial positions at policy journals, newspapers, and government agencies. As well as working with Moxie students, Erica consults for clients in the fields of journalism and public policy to help them shape their publications and online content. Erica is a native North Carolinian and received her degree in English and French from UNC-Chapel Hill. In her free time, she enjoys playing tennis, hiking in national parks, and trying to master Asian cooking.