Erika is a Client Advisor with 1919 Investment Counsel and a member of the Portfolio Management Team, collaborating on the end-to-end management of client relationships.

Before joining 1919 Investment Counsel, Erika was a Portfolio Associate with Rand & Associates, an independent Registered Investment Advisory firm. Prior to joining Rand & Associates, she worked for 16 years with global law firms in Boston, San Francisco and Mexico City. She initially focused on international transactional matters and then later centered on capital markets, with special attention to regulatory compliance issues for clients in the financial industry, including investment management companies, mutual funds and private equity firms.

Erika received her Master of Arts in International Business Law and Economic Development from The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University, where she was a Fulbright Scholar. She received her Ph.D. in Legal and Economic Latin American Studies from Boston University. Additionally, she holds a degree in Law from the University of Coahuila, Mexico.

In her spare time, Erika enjoys exploring the Napa Valley with family and friends in search of the next best fruit of the vine.