Eric has a degree in Physical Education recreation from Southwest Minnesota State University. He is an official for the adaptive sports and the state high school league. Eric has also worked as a site manager for gymnastics at White Bear Lake High School doing all the officiating for the adaptive sports teams including soccer, floor hockey and softball. He uses the Dragon Naturally Speaking software and a mini trackball handheld mouse. This mouse fits in his right hand allowing Eric to move the trackball around with his thumb.
Eric is also an avid sportsman.