Erik is a professional songwriter, musician, producer and former record label owner. As a solo artist and as the leader of the Urban Hillbilly Quartet, Erik has released 12 albums, toured all over the USA, Canada, the UK and Australia, and has been featured on many television and radio programs. He also teaches English and serves as the IB DP Coordinator at Harding High School in St. Paul, MN. B.A. Macalester College & University of St. Andrews (Scotland). M.A. Liberal Studies – Hamline University. Erik is a National Board Certified English Teacher.