Erick, a native of Charlotte, North Carolina, is the Operations Manager at Carowinds of the Cedar Fair family. Erick began his career in the amusement industry in 1996 as ride associate for Carowinds. He was quickly promoted through the ranks as he worked tirelessly finding ways to make each guest’s experience more enjoyable. Erick enjoys the day-to-day experience of bringing smiles to the faces of his team, staff and guests.
Erick is a great example in showing that a positive attitude towards one job makes for a better day! He is a firm believer that everyone can do their best when given the tools to do their job.
Erick is a graduate of Livingstone College where he double majored in Piano and Organ Performance. He has won numerous awards in piano competitions, which is no surprise since he has studied classical piano since the age of five! When not at the park, Erick can be found at Our Lady of Consolation Catholic Church in Charlotte, NC as the Minister of Music.