Erin is currently the Regional Chief Development Officer for the American Red Cross Utah/Nevada region, which works every day to prevent and alleviate human suffering. She is the former Chief Executive Officer for Utah Community Action and has over 25 years of experience in the non-profit sector.
Erin has worked with numerous corporations and foundations on philanthropic giving and assists donors to make strategic decisions with their giving platforms. She has developed initiatives on homeless issues, teen parenting, and nutrition. Erin is currently launching the Beta for the American Red Cross titled “One Red Cross” that strategically merges the blood business with the humanitarian services. This Beta will be launched to the rest of the Country in 2019.
Erin has a Master’s degree in Family Development and Social Policy and an Early Childhood Teaching Certificate all from the University of Utah. Erin serves on a variety of Boards in the community and her true passion lies with issues related to women and children facing adversity. She is a Board member of the College of Social and Behavior Science at the University of Utah, and Board member of the University of Utah Hospital and Clinics. Erin was named one of Utah Business’ “30 Women to Watch” and “Entrepreneur of the Year” by Ernst and Young.