Erica is currently living in Austin TX with her 2 catz, Zeus and Loki. She holds a B.S in Industrial Design, and has deep experience in “wear-ables”. During her time as lead designer at Umbach Consulting Group, her team received a Spark Design Award for a collaborative project: The SimShirt.
She created and led I.D/Design Process workshops for a non-profit maker space, focused on integrating the “A” in STEM. She was also an aquatic coach and led small groups to master the art of swimming at the Y, which later inspired some of her work.
Other fun facts: Erica paints, does photography, and seeks collaborations to make useful things.