As Vice President for Accion’s Resource Development team, Erika Eurkus oversees individual giving and development operations, and also manages key relationships with corporate partners. She has fifteen years of experience in securing and managing contributions from both individual and corporate donors.
Before her current role, Erika worked as a loan officer and program manager for small business lender Working Capital and Accion in the U.S., where she also helped launch several corporate partnerships, including the Brewing the American Dream partnership between Samuel Adams and Accion.
Erika serves as Secretary of the Board of the Massachusetts Community Banking Council and is a past advisory board member of the Pioneer Institute and Mayor Tom Menino’s Onein3 young professional organization. She is a member of the Boston Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 class of 2007. She holds a degree in international relations from Northwestern University.