Managing Director since 2013, Eric is part of Northern Stage’s Leadership Team and responsible for day to day operations. Northern Stage performance credits include roles in Twelve Angry Men (2013), Clybourne Park (2014), Mary Poppins (2015), A Christmas Carol (2016), and Mamma Mia! (2017). Eric founded the Commonweal Theatre of Lanesboro, MN in 1988 and served as Managing Director until 2010. In 2011, he became the first Managing Director of Great River Shakespeare Festival, Winona, MN, and led a successful reorganization.