Erich serves as Councilmember Lee's Legislative Director. In that role he oversees all policy and legislative proposals for the office. In addition, Erich staffs Councilmember Lee on the Arts, Parks, Health, Education, and Neighborhoods Committee; Housing Committee; and Trade, Travel, and Tourism Committee.
Erich obtained a Bachelor of Science degree from California State University, Los Angeles, and prior to that, he was honorably discharged after serving eight years in the United States Marine Corps where he served in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom.
Erich spends his free time following local sports teams and spending time with his wife and two kids.