As a member of the Plante Moran Living Forward team, Eric serves as a trusted advisor with a strong 19- year track record in the senior living and healthcare development industry. In his role, Eric serves as a consultant and owner’s representative leading clients to identify, engage, and oversee the right development process that allows them to achieve their specific goals.
With his unique perspective of the senior living industry, Eric helps educate clients on best practices and procedures, empowering them to make informed decisions that help them sleep well at night knowing they made the best decisions for their community.
Prior to focusing on the senior living team at Plante Moran Living Forward, Eric worked with Plante Moran Realpoint's (PMR), formerly Plante Moran Cresa's, commercial real estate team as an owner’s representative for capital projects in a variety of industries.
Eric started his career at DeMaria where, in addition to managing the Metro Detroit healthcare market, he developed and managed a nationally accredited fire-stopping firm that provided services in fire stopping, life-safety surveys, and assistance in the development of statement of conditions (SOCs) and plans for improvement (PFIs) through authority having jurisdiction (AHJ).
Eric received his bachelor’s degree in industrial technology management and business administration from Central Michigan University. He is a Hilti Accredited Fire Stop Specialty Contractor (HAFSC). Eric is a recent graduate of the LeadingAge Michigan Leadership Academy, and actively participates as a member LeadingAge Michigan, North Carolina, and Florida.