Erik will be graduating with top honors from Fraser High School as Valedictorian of the Class of 2013. He is a member of the National Honor Society, Business Professional of America, and Health Occupations Students of America. Erik has been involved in various leadership groups such as Peer to Peer, Freshmen Orientation Group, and Four A's. He was selected as Student of the Year for both the Social Studies and Foreign Language Departments. Erik is a member of the National Society for High School Scholars. He is the captain of his varsity baseball team and received All-State Academic and All-Region Academic his varsity years of baseball. Erik plans on attending Wayne State University this fall to study Chemistry. After undergraduate studies, he plans on attending medical school in hopes of becoming an orthopedic surgeon.