Erica Egan joined Yale Athletics in January 2016 as the Assistant Athletic Director for Development and External Affairs. Her responsibilities include oversight of the Crew, Gymnastics, Soccer, and Track & Field alumni associations, oversight of the Yale Community Rowing program, and events and hospitality management for the development team.
Prior to Yale, Egan served as the Marketing and Merchandising Coordinator at Vespoli USA, a rowing shell manufacturer in New Haven from 2013 to 2016. At Vespoli, she was responsible for marketing, social media, website management, merchandising, and events.
Originally from Saratoga Springs, N.Y., Egan graduated from Saratoga Springs High School in 2006 while competing as a lightweight varsity rower for the Saratoga Rowing Association.
She earned her bachelors of arts in Marketing from the University of Tulsa in 2010 and competed as a varsity lightweight rower on the women’s rowing team. She continued her education at the University of Tulsa, earning a masters of business administration in 2012 while working in the office of academic and student services as a graduate assistant.
Egan, who has an extensive background in fine dining and hospitality, lives in New Haven with her husband, Michael, and daughter, Grace.