As Vice President of Information Technology, Erick is responsible for leading the Information Technology team of Software Developers, Project Managers, Quality Assurance and Infrastructure Engineers to support the company’s Prospect Delivery strategy, and is involved in the planning process for the company’s future direction, development, and growth. For the last 8 years, he has dedicated himself to understanding the needs of EducationDynamics and its partners, ensuring that technology is a facilitator to successfully meeting both immediate and long term goals.
With over 15 years of experience in technology analysis, operations, and software development, Erick is never satisfied with the status-quo; he is driven to find new ways to improve processes and innovate. Described as a “go-to technologist” by his colleagues, he is easily able to motivate his technology team to innovate and exceed expectations set by customers. Erick has been instrumental in the design of EducationDynamics’ Integrated System (IS) - a platform which currently supports several of the company’s core websites. He also directed the build of EducationDynamics’ proprietary student-to-school matching engine, featuring a robust sorting algorithm, which routinely receives more than 1 million requests per day.
Erick holds a Bachelor of Science Degree, graduating Magna cum Laude from Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, FL. He is highly skilled in web development, using .Net technologies, SQL, and Object Oriented programming languages, in addition to database administration and architectures.