Eric has been with DePaul since May 2011, when he began as the facilities project coordinator. In 2014, he accepted the facilities project manager position and oversees the facilities management for the residence halls in Lincoln Park. In addition to supervising the facilities project coordinator, he also leads the Green Team, a sustainability-focused EDGE team hosted by the department. Some of his responsibilities include overseeing the annual residence hall improvement project process, working with our partners in Facility Operations and managing large-scale projects each summer.
Eric received his bachelor's degree in meteorology in 2003, and a master's in education in 2007, both from Northern Illinois University. He began his housing career as a graduate assistant in residential facilities at Northern Illinois University, where he went on to become coordinator of Residential Facilities from 2004 to 2008. With a desire to widen his skill set, he journeyed to Loyola University Chicago, where he held the title of resident director from 2008 to 2011. Following his passion for facilities work, Eric joined the staff at DePaul and is enjoying everything about the position.
In addition to his work at DePaul, he is also actively involved with GLACUHO, the Great Lakes Association of College and University Housing Officers, where he has held several leadership position on the board of directors, most recently servicing as president of GLACUHO in 2018-2019.