As the Events Manager for EdLeader21, Erin Schmidt is responsible for executing all major events for the PLC. No matter the size of an event, Erin lends her years of project management experience and planning know-how to ensure the event goes off without a hitch.
Erin places a high value on volunteerism and community involvement. She is the Tucson 40 Under 40 2015 Woman of the Year and is a 2009 graduate of Greater Tucson Leadership. Recently she served as the Governing Board President for the nation’s first diaper bank, the Diaper Bank of Southern Arizona.
Erin has a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Arizona. As a former foster parent to more than 17 children, Erin's greatest personal achievement has been the adoption of her little girl, Leilani. Erin and Leilani live with their two dogs and 125 pound African Sulcata Tortoise named Tank.