Eric is a Jewish nonprofit professional with a decade of global experience. Currently serving as the Jewish Educator at Hillel Milwaukee, as part of Hillel International‘s Springboard Fellowship. He is a co-founder of Masorti on Campus, the national organization for traditional-egalitarian Jewish college communities, and a board member of MERCAZ USA.
Eric studied sociology and religious studies at Binghamton University with additional graduate level study of Talmud, rabbinic literature, and Jewish philosophy at both the Jewish Theological Seminary of America and Conservative Yeshiva in Jerusalem.
During time spent living in Israel, Eric worked at the Fuchsberg Jerusalem Center for Conservative Judaism and participated in a fellowship program at the Lookstein Center for Jewish Education at Bar Ilan University.
Eric is a lifelong Ramahnik, having spent 19 consecutive summers as either a camper or staff member across the Ramah Camping Movement. He worked for Camp Ramah in the Berkshires for seven years in a number of roles, ranging from camp counselor to communications coordinator.