Erin has over 10 years of experience in program management, program development, classroom instruction, and disability services and advocacy. She received her undergraduate degree from DePaul University, with a major in Communication Studies, and a minor in English. Erin has two graduate degrees, a M.A. in Adult Education from National-Louis University and a M.S. in Library and Information Sciences from Drexel University. Erin has worked in higher education, nursing education and development, as well as with the American Heart Association. She has taught and facilitated curriculum building and development in many capacities, including English Language programs and literacy initiatives. Since 2003, she has been an active member of the National Association of Developmental Education (NADE) , College Reading and Learning Association (CRLA), National College Learning Center Association (NCLCA), Association on Higher Education and Disability (AHEAD), and the American Library Association (ALA). Erin also has a certificate in English as a Second Language (ESL/ESOL/ELL) Instruction, and a certified American Heart Association Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Instructor since 2001. On a personal note, she is a member of Moms of Multiples and is spirited in raising her boy-girl twins and baby boy.