Erin is originally from Guelph and completed her BSc in Microbiology/Immunology and History from Dalhousie University in Halifax. She then decided to pursue a career in Optometry where she earned her MOptom (fully qualified optometrist designation) from Aston University in Birmingham, United Kingdom. She previously worked at Boots Opticians in the UK as an optical assistant and a pre-registration optometrist. Erin will be starting the process to become a practicing optometrist in Canada starting in April 2022. Erin is married to her husband Cam and they have a dog named Cabot. She enjoys running and rowing in her spare time. Her favourite local business is Woodenheads.