Erin grew up in California, Utah, and most recently Idaho, but her family now lives in Spokane, WA. Her family consists of a father who has worked in marketing and advertising, a stay-at-home mom, and three younger siblings ages 17, 15 and 12. Erin graduated from BYU with a degree in Family Life with an emphasis in human development.
Erin has a lot of experience working with youth and young adults. She worked as a tennis instructor, an EFY counselor for two years, a coordinator for a self-improvement camp for girls ages 12-18, and a peer mentor for the BYU Freshman Mentoring program.