Eric was born in Tampa, Florida along with four brothers and sisters. He and his wife have three children, Fiona, Logan and Oliver. Eric is a graduate of Penn State with a degree in Human Development and Family Studies. He is a big kid at heart, and loves working with kids. In the past, he has been a camp counselor, a playground supervisor, and a preschool teacher. In addition to his role as educator at Hort Woods, Eric currently teachers 2nd and 3rd graders in his Sunday school and is a leader of the middle school youth group at State College Presbyterian Church. Eric joined the Hort Woods teaching team in July 2016.