Eric began to work with Heart’s Home USA in September 2010, and was in charge of development and public relations for the organization’s International Center for a Culture of Compassion (ICCC) in Woodbourne, NY. Working out of the Brooklyn office, he conducted research for development of the ICCC and maintained relationships with its partners, including foundations, corporations, and educational institutions. Eric also played a central role in planning events associated with the ICCC, including the December 2010 conference, “Business and Compassion: Rehumanizing our Economy.” He worked to build and maintain Heart’s Home’s network of contacts in the New York area and beyond.
Eric is a native of Merrick, New York, and graduated in May 2010 magna cum laude from George Mason University, where he studied government and communication. He studied in the south of France for a semester in the fall of 2008, and is an avid fan of Olympique de Marseille.