Social Fundraising Coordinator
Erika Peterson joined the Kingdom Workers team in May 2015 as the Social Fundraising Coordinator. She is a May 2015 graduate of Wisconsin Lutheran College with a degree in Communicative Arts – Public Relations. Erika is from Fair Oaks, California. While she is missing the beautiful California weather, she is excited to see what God has planned for her in Wisconsin.
While a recent graduate, she has work experience in many different fields. During summer 2014 she was an intern at a dental practice managing the website and social media. Her senior year of college she was the Development and Special Events intern at Milwaukee Chamber Theatre. While a student at Wisconsin Lutheran College, she worked in the Campus Ministry Office, becoming the Team Leader and social media manager.
Erika has been on one Kingdom Workers’ mission trip to Manassas, VA. During this trip she canvassed local neighborhoods and promoted the new preschool and Vacation Bible School. She has been a part of one international mission trip in which she traveled to Ukraine for 21 days and taught Vacation Bible School in Kharkiv and Kremenetz. She enjoys traveling and looks forward to the next opportunity when she can travel and share the Word of God.
To get to know me you’d have to… ask me, I’m pretty friendly and am usually open to talking.
When I was five years old I wanted to be… a teacher
When I’m not “Working Together to Share the Gospel”, I’m… spending time with friends and family or seeing a theatre production in the Milwaukee area.
The book on my nightstand is… “Home Sweet Home” by Kimberly Rae Jordan
My favorite potluck food is… tater tot casserole
The moment I knew I wanted to work for Kingdom Workers was… when I was in the interview and Dan J. was talking about the office atmosphere.