Erin obtained her Associate in Applied Science in Practical Nursing through Northland Community and Technical College. She then went on to obtain her Associate in Science in the 2+2 Social Work: Alcohol and Drug Counseling through Rochester Community and Technical College. Erin has since completed her Bachelor of Social Work Degree through Winona State University. She is a Licensed Drug and Alcohol Counselor as well as a Licensed Social Worker with the state of Minnesota. Prior to Erin joining NUWAY she worked with high-risk high-needs populations with significant criminal justice involvement.