Erica Porch is a native of Tampa Bay and has been Stage Managing in the area for the past six years. She worked as the Assistant Production Manager at the Mahaffey Theater while attending USF. After graduating with a B.A. in Psychology Erica toured with Stages Productions, taking theater into the schools and “building tomorrow’s audiences today.” For two years she worked with the Entertainment Department at Busch Gardens Tampa, Stage Managing the Desert Grill and shows such as: Christmas Celebration, American Beat, and Irish Thunder. Erica has enjoyed working with Jobsite Theater stage managing Topdog/Underdog, Phyro-Giants!, The Pillowman, This is How it Goes, The March of the Kitefliers and Woman in Mind. Erica has also had the opportunity to work various productions at The Palladium, The Coliseum, Tropicana Field, Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center and Bug at the Gorilla Theater. Erica feels obligated to say that if she could be any animal she would be a ring-tailed lemur.