Originally from New Jersey, Erika begins her journey as an actress in New York City. From an early age, Erika has always had a passion for the performing arts. At ten years old, she attended a children's acting class, and later on performed in drama competitions throughtout high school, and partook in most of the musicals and plays as well. After high school, Erika attended college, and earned a bachelor's degree in Education and Psychology. She continues to study the craft and lives in New York City.