Engagement Manager, Tillman Leadership Institute
As the Engagement Manager for the Tillman Leadership Institute at the Pat Tillman Foundation, Erik oversees all daily operations and participant-facing engagement activities for the Tillman Leadership Institute. Specializing in project management, leadership, and engagement, Erik brings a unique blend of skills to his role.
Hailing from the vibrant city of Chicago, Erik joined the U.S. Army as a Combat Medic in 2009 and served 2 combat tours in Afghanistan before moving on to other positions. Within a 13-year career in the Army, Erik served as a combat medic, healthcare administrator, and healthcare recruiter, showcasing a diverse and extensive background.
Erik’s military journey was inspired by none other than Pat Tillman, a figure whose commitment to service and leadership left an indelible mark. Now, Erik finds himself in a position of influence within the foundation established to honor Pat’s legacy.