Erika is the College Volunteer Engagement Coordinator. She supports and enhances the organization’s vibrant college volunteer programming. This includes maintaining and improving current volunteer chapters, motivating, and building spirit on campuses nationwide, as well as expanding to new universities and hospitals. Prior to joining the Project Sunshine team, she completed a 2-year fellowship at a literacy non-profit where she worked closely with community volunteers across NYC and provided direct tutoring service at various elementary schools. She is highly committed to volunteerism and giving back to her community. Erika received her BA in History and Spanish from Baruch College. In her spare time, she writes creatively and reads a ton.
CHILDHOOD FACT: Erika grew up in a small town on the outskirts of Ecuador. She is quite fond of nature and most fruits. Her favorite fruit are peaches.