Erik Hoffman joined Prairie Engineers in the summer of 2020 following his graduation from Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville. He majored in Geography and double minored in Anthropology and Climatology and Meteorology. During his studies, Erik completed a thesis project observing trace amounts of lead contamination in southeast Missouri’s Big River and its tributaries.
Erik is one of three siblings, all of whom are incredibly close. In his free time, Erik takes much interest in fishing, camping, hiking, and traveling. He has two awesome dogs, a German shephard and a golden retriever.