Erik is improvising his way through life. A former Comedy Pig (2016-2017 season), he is thrilled to be back with the Pigs as their director. He is a founding member of The Courtyard Players improv group in Dubai, UAE where taught and performed short form, long form and musical improv. Erik has studied under Impro Theatre based in Los Angeles, Patti Styles, Geoffrey Dolan and others. Besides improv he has done stage, short film, commercial, voice over, and corporate acting. He is a Frederick County native. Erik plays the guitar and sings and in his spare time is a psychotherapist.