Erica Hilton - Advancement Project - Advancement Project

Erica Hilton

Digital Campaigns Strategist

Erica Hilton joined Advancement Project National Office in 2020 as the Digital Campaigns Strategist. In this role, Erica works to create digital media campaigns for the organization’s key issues across all platforms, in addition to supporting our online donation platform.

Prior to joining Advancement Project National Office, Erica was an Online Activism Manager with the Laborers’ International Union of North America (LIUNA). She led its digital efforts by managing its web presence, including its website, issue-based blog, and social media platforms. Erica has also worked as a Communications Manager at Higher Learning Advocates. She completed a training program with the Department of Veterans Affairs where she wrote speeches for executive-level government officials and developed and managed an internal employee blog on behalf of the Department.

Erica has a Ph.D. in mass communications from Penn State University, an M.A. in public communication from American University, and a B.A. in communication arts from Johnson C. Smith University. She has taught courses in strategic communication, public relations, and media studies at Penn State University and the University of the District of Columbia.