Erik has resided in Texas since 1974. Raised in Abilene and a graduate of Abilene High School, Erik went on to receive his BA in Advertising from The University of Texas at Arlington. First exposure to real estate came after becoming licensed in 1990. After 12 years serving as General Manager of a local retail/wholesale company, he joined Paul Johnson & Associates in February 2004. During the first two years with the company, he achieved a Masters equivalent in commercial real estate Finance by earning his CCIM (Certified Commercial Investment Member) in Vancouver, British Columbia. In February 2007 he earned his Texas Real Estate Brokers License. In 2010 he earned his membership with the SIOR (Society of Industrial and Office Realtors). In addition to Commercial Sales, Leasing, Buyer/Tenant Representation, Erik also offers real estate investment consultation. To date he has combined total sales and leases of over $50 Million. He has more than 585 transactions totaling over 58 million square feet of property.