Erika Gomez received her B.A in Psychology from Rockford University and is a Certified Work Incentives Coordinator (CWIC) through Virginia Commonwealth University. Erika has been a benefits counselor since September 2016. Prior to starting at Full Circle Solutions, Erika worked on a Work Incentive Planning and Assistance (WIPA) contract through Social Security and Vocational Rehabilitation in Georgia. Erika also has previous experience as an Information and Assistance Specialist providing advocacy and support for senior citizens in her community.
Her goal is to ensure beneficiaries and their families understand the work incentives that Social Security has and to promote financial independence through employment. It is her belief that all clients can be empowered through work and self-sufficiency.