Director & Secretary
Erika is a small business owner and mom of 3 in Boise, ID. She lost her brother, Jeret “Speedy” Peterson to suicide in 2011. As someone who has also personally struggled with depression, she hopes to send the message that suicide is not the answer and that it is preventable. As a mom, she sees the importance of preventing suicide in young people and is proud to be part of The Speedy Foundation. Erika joined the Board in June 2014.