Erik is currently the Director of Operations at Minnewaska Lodge and Arcade Hotels. He is responsible for day-to-day operations and strategic direction of the Minnewaska Lodge. A former attorney for the United Nations UNHCR, Erik is now focused in the application of the ancient practices of yoga to solve the global environmental crisis. Erik is working to accelerate the transformational global change, especially with food, meditation, and our inner and outer environments. Erik graduated summa cum laude from University of Colorado at Boulder and cum laude from Vermont Law School with a JD and Masters in Environmental Law and Policy.