(Alliance, OH) began dancing at the Canton Ballet where she trained under the direction of Cassandra Crowley. She recently graduated summa cum laude from the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music where she earned a BFA in Dance. Erika was invited to join New York Dance Project as an apprentice in 2020. She has performed in Gerald Arpino’s “Birthday Variations” and “Viva Vivaldi”. Erika has worked with Madison Hicks, Gabrielle Lamb, Emily Green, Ephrat Asherie and Maleek Washington. She is also interested in choreographing and has choreographed for CCM’s 2020 Student Choreographer’s Showcase, which the piece was a finalist of the 2020 Online International Dance Competition.
Erika is excited to join Visceral for another season and continue to grow as an artist.