Undergraduate Academic Advisor
An Ohio native, Erica Ford earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Cultural Anthropology from The Ohio State University in 2009. While attending Ohio State, Erica worked at the Frank W. Hale Junior Black Cultural Center assisting with programming, special events, and art exhibits offered to OSU and surrounding communities.
After working with at-risk children, teens, and homeless families for two years, she relocated to Dallas to complete her Masters of Arts in Counseling at Dallas Theological Seminary. While pursuing her Masters, Erica worked in the International Student Office at DTS, where she supported F-1 and J-1 visa students with academic, visa-related, and student services.
Upon graduating from DTS, she worked as an International Student Advisor for F-1 students at Richland College. Erica joined the ATEC Undergraduate Advising team in May 2017 and enjoys supporting students, helping them to reach their academic and career-related goals.