In addition to his work as MIE's first ever Director of Programs, Eric continues to serve as the Deputy Director at Utah Legal Services where he has worked since 1989 as a staff attorney, managing attorney, and as Director of Personnel and Advocacy prior to taking his current position. He has served as a member of Utah's Online Court Assistance Advisory Committee, the Self-Represented Litigants Committee, the Utah Supreme Court's Ethics and Discipline Committee, and as adjunct faculty at the S.J. Quinney School of Law at the University of Utah, his alma mater. Eric was a member of the MIE Board of Directors from 2003 through 2018, where he served at various times as Treasurer, Vice Chair, and Chair of the Administrators and Training Committees. He is a frequent trainer at MIE events. Eric also organizes and plays in a recreational soccer league, is a Real Salt Lake fan, and enjoys spending time in the mountains of Utah and Montana with his wife and three kids.