Eric graduated from UC Davis in 1980, with a B.S. in biochemistry. He proceeded to earn an MBA from Sacramento State University and went on to join the FMC Food Processing Machinery Division in Madera, CA. After a nearly 30 year international career, he retired as the Worldwide General Manager of JBT's Canning Systems Business. As a lifelong outdoors enthusiast, Eric was drawn to the River Parkway's vision of a rich ecological corridor that will provide river access to our community for generations to come. You will frequently find him hiking, paddling, or otherwise exploring the river on Parkway members' walks.