Erica is a finance professional living in sunny Austin, Texas. Originally from the border town of El Paso, she made her way to North Carolina to study Economics at Duke University. Itching for a big city experience upon graduating, she moved to NYC to work for an Investment Bank. Two years later, she was ready to get back to her Texas roots and began working for a Private Equity firm in downtown ATX.
In addition to her full-time career in finance, Erica runs ModMoney, a personal finance and lifestyle blog. ModMoney simplifies personal finance in a relatable way and brings a fresh perspective to saving, spending, and also living well. Through ModMoney, Erica hopes to deliver advice and inspiration for navigating the adult world expertly.
Erica is passionate about empowering others to make proactive, informed and savvy financial decisions. She believes financial wellness is an important part of a healthy lifestyle, and she is excited to cultivate that message with the Charity Charge audience.