Erika is originally from Connecticut and studied at Franciscan University of Steubenville, Ohio. While there, she attended a spring break mission trip with Family Missions Company in 2007 and fell in love with missions. After graduating from Franciscan in 2009, she joined Intake. Erika served for 2 years in General Cepeda, Mexico and from January 2012 to August 2019, Erika served as the Intake Coordinator, journeying with those discerning a call to join full-time missions. She has served short-term in Spain, Asia, Ecuador, Mexico, Haiti, and Peru. She is currently loving her role serving on the Member Care Team, supporting missionaries in their life and service abroad!