Erica earned her degree in Journalism and Mass Communications from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Erica is passionate about volunteering in the community and focuses on issues facing disadvantaged women and children. She serves on the board of Safe Alliance. Erica is a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. and Crown Jewels Chapter of the Links, Inc. She is also a member of the Charlotte Chapter of Jack and Jill. Erica lives in Charlotte with her husband and two children.