Eric is passionate about education, public policy, and smart solutions. He believes in building partnerships, and works to deepen current client-relations. Eric earned an MPP from the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy at U of M, with concentrations in education and social welfare policy, and a BS in Integrated Language Arts, History, and Education from Defiance College. Since 2009, Eric has served on the Leslie Public Schools Board of Ed, and prior to joining RCSG in 2010, he taught high school math as a Teach For America member. He uses his teaching experience and policy background to raise the bar for all students, and staff. In his free time, Eric enjoys the combination of a great craft beer and a good ballgame.