Erika joined GOCO in 2016 as the Youth Initiatives Program Officer and works to implement the Inspire and School Yard Initiatives. Before joining GOCO, Erika worked in education in a variety of roles: she was the program coordinator at the Advocacy Lab in NYC and worked at Get Smart Schools through the AmeriCorps VISTA program.
Erika received her bachelor’s in Political Science from Marymount Manhattan College, was a 2018 Rising Leaders fellow with Youth Outside, and serves on the Colorado Alliance for Environmental Education board. She is a Colorado native and cares deeply about social justice and environmental justice issues. Contact Erika with questions about the Inspire or School Yard Initiatives.