Eric grew up in Topeka, Kansas, and currently lives in Kansas City, Missouri
He graduated from the University of Kansas in 2001 with degrees in Genetics and Biochemistry and graduated from the University of Kansas School of Medicine in 2005. He is board-certified in Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, and Clinical Genetics and currently works as a Clinical Geneticist. He maintains an active medical practice, specializing in the diagnosis and management of patients with rare skeletal and connective tissue disorders. His research focuses on best practices in the treatment of brittle bone disorders.
When he is not working, he spends time with his wife and three children and tries to get outdoors as much as possible.
After many guest appearances on A Fork In Time and part of the inception of The Room Where It Happened, Eric officially became part of the podcasts' team in December 2021.