Erin attended the College of Santa Fe in New Mexico, where she was a Political Science major with a focus in Women’s and Economic issues.During college she worked for Governor Bill Richardson, the New Mexico Office of International Trade and U.S. Senator Jeff Bingaman. Erin took a leave of absence while in school to help village women build small businesses and teach English in Mammallapuram, India.After graduating she worked on Hillary Clinton’s campaign, but only shortly before joining Chellie Pingree’s 2008 campaign for Congress. Currently, Erin works for Congresswoman Chellie Pingree as a Field Representative and Legislative Aide. Erin also participated in Willing Workers on Organic Farms in Hawaii for a year before attending college.Erin grew up in Bath, Maine and currently lives in Portland.