Erika attended Columbia College, earning her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree in Accounting. After spending several years as a General Manager for Applebee's, she worked in Accounting and Purchasing for a local manufacturer. Erika was raised in North Central Missouri. After college, she and her husband, Jeremy, moved to his hometown of Clinton in 2005. They have two children, Ethan and Neysa Belle. Actively involved with local Cub Scout Pack 430, she holds several leadership roles, including Den Leader and District Day Camp Director. In her spare time, she enjoys gardening with her kids, home improvement projects, and reading. Erika combines her strengths in customer service and accounting to assist wealth management clients.