Originally from Delaware, Eric received his BA in Government and Politics at the University of Maryland. He followed that up with a master’s degree in Foundations of Education at Troy University in Alabama. Eric has served in the Army in supply, airborne and medical positions. He has over a decade of teaching and counseling experience as a full-time youth minister for high school age youth and is an ISA Certified Arborist. Originally, Eric joined Calo to teach Physical Science, Biology and Physics at the high school. He later found his passion in staff outreach and the encouragement of staff, thus entering the role of Staff Recruiter/Trainer. In his free time he enjoys fishing, boating, tree climbing and tree identification.