|Date of Birth||24 May 1978 , Hartford, Connecticut, USA|
|Birth Name||Erika Martin Rodriguez|
Mini Bio (1)
Erika, who is of Puerto-Rican and Mexican descent, is originally from Rocky Hill, Connecticut and grew up in New York as well as Massachusetts where she attended one of New England's most prestigious boarding schools. Erika includes shoe cobbling and shoe design as her favorite pastimes.
Prior to her on camera experience, Erika worked as a wardrobe stylist for television and print in New York City, and has styled celebrities and models, as well as numerous ad campaigns. Her ability to merge her upbeat personality, sharp wit and keen fashion sense finally led her from behind the scenes to in front of the camera, where she has always wanted to be. Erika's first on-camera job was as a fashion reporter for Event Links (a local show based in New York City). Erika is of Puerto-Rican and Mexican descent. She has worked for MTV, as the resident fashion expert on the quirky make-over show "Trailer Fabulous", co-host for the nationally syndicated Latin entertainment news show "Latination" co-host of Style Network's "Dress My Nest", red-carpet correspondent for numerous fashion week events, a host on musicplustv.com, co-host of Purple News Network, and a lifestyle correspondent for Pepsi.com. Erika can be seen on KNBC's "Whipnotic".
Erika is a member of The National Association of Hispanic Journalists, The Society for Professional Journalists, League of United Latin American Citizens, and SESAC. She holds a degree in Broadcast Journalism and Production, and is currently completing Mississippi State's Meteorology program. Her weekly blog Fair Weather Fashion is a hybrid of fashion/lifestyle and local weather forecasts.
- IMDb Mini Biography By: www.erikamartin.com