Eric grew up in Pittsburgh, PA and gave his life to Christ while attending UCLA in 1971. Early on he pursued a dual track career path – business executive by day / Bible teacher and church pastor by night – until retiring from an executive position in the Silicon Valley in 2005 to teach the Bible at various churches fulltime. Eric is passionate about helping people learn how to navigate and understand the Scriptures and has been teaching the Bible at Cypress since 2016. To this end, he wrote a book titled Frameworks: How to Navigate the New Testament. He also loves golf – a lot. Eric and his wife Bonnie have four grown / married boys and four grandchildren.