Erin is from the small town of Mackinaw, IL, and is a member of Mackinaw Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). Erin has volunteered for many social service organizations and mission trips through her church. She recently graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Human Development and Family Sciences from Illinois State University and plans to return to pursue her master’s degree in Social Work. Erin has worked with an agency advocating for victims of domestic violence and serving on that agency’s hotline. She is dedicated to helping and listening to others in need. She loves to dance, sing, paint, and take photos in her free time. She is excited to live in a new city and explore the community. Although she’s a little nervous about being so far from home and family, she
understands this is a wonderful way to grow. She describes herself as a respectful woman who is generous and loving to many.