As the Director of Educational and Faculty Development, Erica coordinates several of CAT’s mainstay programs and services, and collaborates with university partners in Student Affairs and the Provost’s Office. An educator at heart, Erica is committed to helping her colleagues and students achieve their personal and professional goals. After earning her master’s degree in Social Work (Hunter College-CUNY) and many years in the field, advising and teaching, she earned her doctorate from the University of Louisville and the University of Kentucky's joint program in Social Work. Erica’s a city mouse who spent many years in the country before making her way to Miami. When she needs to recharge her batteries, you’ll find Erica discovering new artists, experimenting in the kitchen, and watching the Great British Baking Show.