Erin grew up in Napa, California and has a bachelor’s degree in Biology from U.C. Santa Barbara and a master’s degree in Kinesiology from Sonoma State University. She is also a certified personal trainer and group fitness instructor. Erin moved to Portland when she was hired as the Fitness & Health Promotions Coordinator at PSU. Since moving here, she has really embraced the Portland lifestyle and enjoys the challenge of biking to work from Lake Oswego when the weather isn’t too rainy. In her spare time Erin trains and competes in triathlons. She completed her first Ironman in Arizona in 2010 and is training for her second in Canada in 2012. She also loves teaching group fitness classes (especially indoor cycling), watching Survivor, and rooting for the Oakland A’s and San Francisco 49ers.