Erica brings more than eleven years of blended experience working in contract compliance and project management in development sector programs.  Throughout her career, she has managed several diverse programs and has overseen portfolios of more than USD 200 million in US government awards. Erica possesses a robust working knowledge of 2 CFR 200, ADS 303, and the FAR and has served as a resource for project teams in developing practical compliance solutions for operating in complex environments.

Prior to joining SI, Erica worked in leadership roles in the United States and overseas.  Notably, she was the Director of Compliance for a large USAID-funded Education Program in Rwanda where she managed all elements of financial and administrative operations and was solely responsible for establishing systems and procedures that adhered to USAID and organizational policies and procedures. Erica’s work has brought her to all corners of the globe, having lived or worked in over 13 countries.

Erica possesses a Master Degree in International Development Policy from the University of Maryland and is currently pursuing her Certificate in Agile Contract Management from Villanova University.