For over 10 years, Erika has been a leader in the Marketing, Communications, and Public Relations space. Serving as the Marketing Director at South Georgia Medical Center, Erika nurtured her passion for wellness, mental health, and helping others. This passion fueled Erika to bring aerial yoga and bungee fitness to the South Georgia region through the development and five-year operation of a yoga and aerial yoga studio, Hang Out Yoga.
Living her entire life in a military community, Erika understands the importance of creating valuable connections and support for servicemen and women and their family members.
Erika has been honored with several national recognitions for her contributions to digital communications such as Marcom, Healthcare Digital Marketing, and AVA Digital Awards.
She is a member of the Public Relations Society of America and the Georgia Hospital Association of Marketing and Public Relations Professionals. She holds a Bachelor of Speech Communications with an emphasis in Public Relations from Valdosta State University and currently resides in Valdosta, Georgia with her husband, two sons, and labradoodle.