Erin Hoffert is an Administrative Assistant at the EERC, where she provides direct assistance to a Principal Policy and Regulatory Strategist, a Principal Engineer in Subsurface R&D, a Senior Analytical Chemist and ARL/FMRL Team Lead, and associated staff, including scheduling, communications, document production, and other related activities. She holds a B.A. degree in Visual Arts from the University of North Dakota.
“I’m looking forward to learning from the researchers and engineers I get to work with. Science has always been interesting to me, and energy and the environment are such important topics,” Erin said. She was interested in her position at the EERC because she felt it would provide a variety of work and growth opportunities.
Erin’s father was in the Air Force, and her family moved from Albuquerque, New Mexico, to Grand Forks when she was in elementary school. Her father retired in Grand Forks, and Erin continued her education in Grand Forks through her graduation from UND.
Erin and her husband, Derek, have been married for nearly 9 years and have two children, a son who is 6 years old and a daughter who is 3 years old. Erin loves crafting and recently converted the guest room in her home into a craft room.