Eric joined Saturday Academy in September 2019 as the new Director of Operations. His professional background is diverse and includes providing mental health and crisis counseling to underserved and at-risk populations, teaching and counseling in K-12 public schools and day treatment programs, and managing all operations for the division of undergraduate studies at a non-profit health sciences university. Eric has volunteered on three non-profit boards where he oversaw finances, marketing and strategic planning and ensured resources were in place to achieve the organizational mission. At home Eric has two school age kids and loves spending time with family. His passions include hiking, camping, gardening, road tripping, sports and music.