Erika has an MBA from The Wharton School and a Master in Public Administration from the Harvard Kennedy School. She completed her undergraduate degree in Applied Mathematics at Harvard College. Prior to CrossBoundary, Erika worked at the Gates Foundation, assisting the Nutrition team in redefining its strategy. She began her career as a consultant in Accenture’s Management Consulting Division, and also has experience at DFC and GiveDirectly. Erika previously led CrossBoundary’s Mini-Grid Innovation Lab based in Nairobi.