Erin has taught English and Creative Writing for nearly a decade, and this will be her seventh summer working with students at WriterHouse.
Additionally, she has been both a student and teacher at UVa’s Young Writers Workshop, and a judge for the Writer‘s Eye Creative Writing Contest that is hosted by the University of Virginia’s Fralin Museum of Art for the past six years. She has attended two week-long workshops for Teachers as Writers at Bard College’s Institute for Writing and Thinking, and this summer received an author fellowship to attend the Martha’s Vineyard Institute for Creative Writing. Before she began teaching, she studied Journalism and English at New York University, and she ultimately received her undergraduate degree in English from the University of Virginia. In addition to writing Erin loves reading, hiking, practicing and teaching yoga, cooking, being outside, traveling, and spending time with her husband, sons Noah and Jacob, and friends.
WHAT WRITERHOUSE STUDENTS ARE SAYING ABOUT ERIN
“Erin was great! She was very patient and kind.”
“She was really nice. I think she did a really good job teaching the content.”
“We did a lot of fun writing activities and went on cool field trips.”
“I would say that it was really fun and thought-provoking, and I would recommend it to my friends that are writers.”