Erica Ford

Undergraduate Academic Advisor

Erica is an Ohio native who earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Cultural Anthropology from The Ohio State University in 2009. At Ohio State, Erica worked at the Frank W. Hale Junior Black Cultural Center assisting with programming, special events, and art exhibits offered to the OSU and surrounding communities. After working with at-risk children, teens, & homeless families for 2 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 and helping to reach their academic and career-related goals. In her spare time, Erica enjoys serving youth and young adults, completing puzzles, dancing, and trying out new recipes and restaurants.