Eric was born and raised in Southern California. After completing seminary, Eric served two growing PCUSA congregations for 15 years until he moved to Kentucky. For the past 8 years, Eric had been in Louisville serving in the Presbyterian Mission Agency as the Director for Evangelism and Church Growth. He has been married for 25 years to Cynthia and has four children. On his free time, Eric enjoys cooking, cycling and roasting his own coffee.