Erica Schwedel has lived in New Canaan for over 11 years with her husband Andrew and their two elementary school children. During her time in New Canaan, Erica has served on the Boards of the West School Parent Teacher Council, the Newcomers Club, the Young Women's League and the New Canaan Community Foundation. Her professional experience includes working in the education sector for Achievement First, a network of public charter schools, and for a private family foundation focused on public school education in Connecticut. Prior to moving to Connecticut, Erica worked in consulting for Bain & Company, PricewaterhouseCoopers and IBM. She holds a B.S.E. from Princeton University and an M.B.A. from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania.