Eric grew up in Westchester and the West Chicago suburbs until his parents were transferred to Pekin by Commonwealth Edison. He graduated from Pekin High School and started working in construction with his uncle over summer and spring breaks. Later, Eric learned the carpentry trade in Chicago, building homes and doing insurance repair work. He later moved to Wisconsin and traveled around the Midwest for five years doing commercial build-outs for restaurants, stores, office spaces and buildings. Eric moved back to the area in May of 2002, bringing with him nearly 20 years’ experience in the residential and commercial construction field.
Eric lives in Pekin and enjoys spending his free time coaching youth sports, boating, music and spending time with his two children.
President of Pekin Youth Football League
Former Junior Football League of Central Illinois Director
Past President of Pekin Dragon Hockey Club
Remediation for Sensitized Individuals (Mold)