Erik is a two-time New England Emmy® Award winner, eight-time nominee, and former Top 200 Director on HBO's Project Greenlight. His nationally syndicated television series, The Cobblestone Corridor (for which Erik serves as showrunner and lead actor) is the winner of three New England Emmy® Awards and recipient of nine nominations.
Theatre directing includes The 39 Steps (Connecticut Critics Circle nominee) at Ivoryton Playhouse and Footloose at Ozark Actors Theatre in Rolla, MO. Erik's debut feature, Long Lost, is currently in post production, while his new short, She Came from the Woods, plays festivals worldwide. Film and television credits include The Cobblestone Corridor, The Mystery of Matter (PBS) and Sorority Nightmare (Lifetime). Theatre acting includes the U.S. premiere of Calendar Girls and the world premiere of Rear Window (starring Kevin Bacon and directed by Tony-winner Darko Tresnjak).
Erik has served as adjunct faculty at Trinity College, Artist-in-Residence at Avon Old Farms School, and Visiting Artist at Miss Porter's School. He graduated cum laude from Trinity College and is an alumnus of the London Dramatic Academy in London, England.