A native of Dallas, TX, Erica began her dance career in 2000 as a member of Planet Funk, an innovative, ground – breaking dance and entertainment company out of Houston, TX. Specializing in hip hop and street jazz, Erica has had the opportunity to train with the some of the best choreographers in the country. She has performed nationally, making numerous television appearances, from Good Morning America to Super Bowl 38 and even MTV’s Made!
Erica has also toured the country, sharing the stage with some of music’s hottest acts ranging from rock icon, Aerosmith, to hip hop stars including The Roots, Common, and Talib Kweli to name a few. In 2006, she joined the ladies of Housecat Cabaret, a Broadway influenced dance troupe, classically trained in ballet, jazz, modern dance, and hip hop. In 2009, she finished her second year as a Dynamo Girl, the professional dance team for the 2-time MLS Cup Champions, Houston Dynamo.
These days you will find her leading a fun, high energy ZUMBA® fitness class. Be sure to check her out as one of the instructors in the Zumba® Fitness RUSH video game on Kinect for Xbox 360! Aside from dancing, Erica enjoys outdoor activities and competitive sports. Erica’s smooth unique style, natural ability and fearless soul have allowed her to live out her dream as an entertainer, For her, the “sky’s the limit” and she looks forward to each new adventure that she can conquer!!