Erica was born in Columbus, Ohio. She graduated summa cum laude from Miami University in 2016 with a B.A. in Early Childhood Education. She spent her 1L summer as a Summer Associate at Taft Stettinius & Hollister in Columbus, and her 2L summer as a Summer Associate at Vorys, Sater, Seymour, and Peas in Columbus, Ohio. After graduation she will clerk for Judge Sargus in the Southern District of Ohio. She enjoys running and coaching gymnastics.