Erica Macheca, senior editor/writer for REL Northeast & Islands at EDC, brings expertise in editing, writing, communications, and strategic dissemination. Working with subject matter experts, she translates complex topics into clear, engaging resources—including success stories, case studies, blog posts, online tools, user guides, and newsletters—for diverse audiences.

A versatile writer with experience covering education and health topics, Macheca has advanced the work of national technical assistance centers focused on mental health promotion, substance misuse prevention, and school health. She has launched and edited blogs, overseen email marketing systems, maintained high-traffic websites, and ensured online products were accessible to people with disabilities.

Macheca holds a BA in Child Development from Tufts University and received her PMD Pro Certification in Project Management from APMG International.