Erin is a Certified PA and Managing Member in private practice at Oasis LifeCare in State College, Pennsylvania. She graduated from Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania’s Master of Health Science, Physician Assistant Studies program and now serves as a guest lecturer for the program. Over her career, she has provided psychiatric care in inpatient and outpatient settings; and she received her CAQ in psychiatry in 2022. She strives to remove barriers and educate professionals and community members on mental health, serves as a promotional speaker, and is the co-founder and President of the Pennsylvania Mental Health Initiative (PAMHI). She serves as Chair of the nccPA Health Foundation Board of Directors and has previously served as the chair of the PArtners in Mental Health Steering Committee, an effort that includes PA organizations and champions committed to continuing to equip all PAs to address mental health and substance use disorder.