After ten years of working at the Soil Association, Erica has served as personal assistant to Patrick Holden since the formation of the Sustainable Food Trust in 2010. Her core skills are staying calm and cheerful in the face of anything that is thrown at her!
Erica has a multi-faceted background that includes fashion design, mortgage underwriting and competing in triathlons. She is an active community member as part of Transition Keynsham and manages Keynsham Wombles.
Erica keeps the SFT running smoothly and assists Patrick in managing his busy schedule as well as being a main point of contact for the organisation. Erica takes the lead on organising SFT events at Highgrove and plays a key role in all of our conferences.