Erica has a BS degree in Criminal Justice from SC State University. She has 18 years experience working with children and families as a counselor, social worker, child care director and teacher. She is married and has two children. Erica enjoys hosting blood drives for the American Red Cross and has a candy/dessert buffet and event planning business. Her daughter is a graduate of the Honors College at University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill. Her son is a sophomore honor student at Southwest High School.