Erick graduated from DePaul University in 2010 with a degree in Finance, but decided to pursue a career in sales. He spent nearly 3 years at News America Marketing where he partnered with Brand Managers of Fortune 500 companies to promote their products to consumers.
As a first generation college graduate, Erick, clearly sees the value in providing young Latinos access to mentors and connections to employers. He is passionate about giving back to the community and has volunteered at organizations like Lurie Children’s Hospital, the Oak Park Food Pantry and Chicago Cares. In his spare time, Erick enjoys spending time with his amazing family and fiancé Jennifer, staying active while traveling and exploring new restaurants.