Erika Warren is an experienced executive search professional specializing in diversity placement and market research. She uses her out-of-box market research skills and personal community efforts to explore that hospital-community link and to hone her specialization in diversity placement. Her commitment to helping systems deliver high-quality, culturally sensitive, and proficient healthcare is reflected in her work on behalf of her clients. Erika employs all of her creative strengths when working on executive search assignments. Her background in school counseling as well as the time she volunteers with the National Community League in her hometown (including serving on the organization’s leadership committee for special events) allows her to forge trust, effective communication, and laser sharp focus to all of her search engagements. Before joining Phillips DiPisa, Erika worked with Xavier Associates in Easton, Mass., a candidate research firm with a diversity focus, and with Gatti & Associates in Medfield, Mass., a human resources executive search company. She also worked as a school counselor for nine years at Millis High School, recognized in US News and World Report as a Silver Award-winning high school. As an educator, Erika aligned closely with families to help find the best college match for their students. She also served as a well-respected community leader and an outreach coordinator for troubled students. Erika earned her M.Ed. from Cambridge College and B.S. from Bridgewater State College, both in Massachusetts.