Erin lives in Columbus, Ohio, where she works in digital media at The Dispatch Printing Co., the parent company of The Columbus Dispatch, a 140-year-old newspaper. She is part of a Dispatch team that grapples with the disruptive innovation of the web and works to bring new media products to the Dispatch audience.
She earned a Master’s degree from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism and spent election night 2008 pulling an all-nighter on the Web desk of the International Herald Tribune in Paris, France.
In addition to journalism, Erin has has a background in fund raising, event management and community relations. Past employers include Vanderbilt University, Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle TN and Nashville’s Table.
Personal trivia: Erin played NCAA Division I soccer for four years at Colorado College and once taught English in Hanoi, Vietnam. Her favorite things about Nashville include: Ann Patchett, an annual festival dedicated to hot chicken and The Warner Parks. And we can’t forget honky tonks.