In July 2021, Erin joined the Lake Area Tech team as the Retention Coordinator. She earned her Bachelor of Science Degree from South Dakota State University and her MBA in Marketing from Walden University. Her experience includes roles as a Support Professional at Advance, in Brookings, SD, working with individuals with disabilities; Ag/Commercial Loan Officer at People’s Bank in Jefferson, IA; and most recently as a Counseling Center Program Manager in Prevention Services at Northern State University in Aberdeen, SD. Erin grew up in northwest Iowa and currently lives in Watertown with her two Golden Retrievers, Leonard and Lois. She enjoys hiking, traveling, and being at the lake with her dogs.