A native of Portsmouth, NH, Erik is the son of two urban planners. He regularly commutes by bike to Newton, where he serves as COO of a financial planning firm. He’s grateful to LivableStreets for their work in making the Greenough Greenway happen, a critical link on his route. He’s excited to help make sure that more key links in the Emerald Network can get funded. A graduate of Syracuse University and University of Virginia, Erik enjoys skiing, biking and playing soccer with his son. He lives in Cambridge with his wife, Traci, and their two children.