Erin works part-time with the Trustee Leadership Forum for Retirement Security, focusing on expanding and deepening trustee relationships and developing issue-specific resources. In addition to her work with the TLF, Erin conducts research on engaging anchor institutions in health-related community investment. Prior to joining the IRI team, Erin was a labor organizer, most recently working as the Director of Organizing for SEIU Local 509 based in Watertown, MA. Erin has fifteen years of experience in the field of labor organizing and labor relations and has worked for SEIU, AFSCME and the AFT. She holds a Masters Degree in Labor and Industrial Relations from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.