Eric joined U3 Advisors in January 2016. Prior to joining U3A, Eric was a Senior Project Manager at the New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC). At NYCEDC, Eric worked on a variety of development and planning initiatives. Eric served as project manager on a portfolio of projects to strengthen, modernize and improve the resiliency of New York City’s food supply chain. He managed site development exercises across the five boroughs, including program and site plan development, authoring and releasing requests for proposals, and authoring and managing public land use approval applications. He also led the program development of a business incubator in Queens, led a small business grant program in Staten Island, and managed planning and policy studies. Eric was previously the Economic Development Analyst at the New York City Independent Budget Office, where he published the report Federal Aid 10 Years After the World Trade Center Attack.
Eric earned a BS in Accounting from the University of Massachusetts, magna cum laude, and a Master of City Planning from New York University. At NYU, Eric was a Vice President of the Urban Planning Student Association and held internships at the Furman Center for Real Estate and Urban Policy, the Department of City Planning, the New York State Commission on Asset Maximization, and the Coney Island Development Corporation.