Assistant Director of Admissions
- DSO (Designated school official)
- Processes International Student Applications
- Submits I-20s for international students
Erika was born and raised in Richland, WA, a town located 60 miles west of Walla Walla. After graduating from high school, Erika moved to Walla Walla to attend college at Walla Walla Community College where she obtained her Associate in Arts Degree. Continuing her education at a distance, she obtained her BA in Religion through Andrews University. Having worked at Walla Walla Community College since 2012, she has found a love and passion for education, especially in the community college setting. As a result, Erika is currently working on her masters in College Student Services Administration through Oregon State University. During her college years, Erika had the opportunity to travel to the Middle East. For three weeks, she toured Turkey, Greece, Jordan, and Israel, visiting places like Ephesus, Athens, Petra, and Jerusalem. She has also taken several mission trips, one to Mexico and another to Peru. On each trip, Erika has enjoyed learning about different cultures and ways of life. In her spare time, Erika enjoys backpacking, crocheting, and playing board games.