As production editor/writer for SAMHSA’s CAPT, Erica supports the development of online resources and other products that support the activities of SAMHSA substance abuse prevention grantees, as well as oversees the ongoing maintenance and revision of content posted to the CAPT area of SAMHSA’s website. In addition, she manages email list distribution for cohort-based and other national CAPT services announcements as well as monthly CAPT e-newsletters. She has also written web-based guidance documents and success stories designed to help grantees apply epidemiology tools and techniques to their substance abuse prevention efforts.
Prior to joining the CAPT, Erica provided research and writing support for the SAMSHA-funded National Center for Mental Health Promotion and Youth Violence Prevention and for the comprehensive school health curriculum Teenage Health Teaching Modules. She earned her B.A. in child development from Tufts University.