His education includes a Bachelor of Science degree in Physical Education with an emphasis in Athletic Training and a Master's Degree in Education, both from Northern Arizona University.
Eric is the Head Athletic Trainer, Athletic Director and Sports Medicine Teacher at Coconino High School in Flagstaff Arizona. He started his career as the Head Athletic Trainer at Deer Valley High School in Glendale Arizona for the 1993-94 school year. In the fall of 1994 he accepted the Head Athletic Trainer position at Coconino High School in Flagstaff Arizona.
In addition to serving on the board, Eric is a member of the Exam Development Committee for the Board of Certification (BOC), an Adjunct Faculty Member for Northern Arizona University and a Clinical Preceptor for the National Athletic Trainer's Association (NATA). In the past he has been the Test Site Administrator for the BOC, the Chairman for the Awards and Scholarships Committee for the Arizona Athletic Trainer's Association (AzATA), the Chairman of the Placement Committee for the AzATA and a panelist for the role delineation for the NATA.
Eric lives with his wife Theresa, son Crosby and Labradoodle Sydney in Flagstaff Arizona.