Erica is a Program Manager for faculty-led study abroad programs at DePaul University. In this role she works with faculty create and implement short term study abroad programming and is an active member in the Study Abroad Diversity Committee. This committee focuses on the promotion and advocacy of diversity and inclusion in education. She is pursuing an M.A. in Applied Professional Studies at DePaul University with a focus on international education and diversity. Her own undergraduate study abroad experience in Murcia, Spain spurred her passion for increasing access to study abroad and led her to a career in the field.