Jessica Erickson

Marketing Specialist

why design matters?

Design matters because it creates an experience, tells a story and impacts the energy associated with the space. A person’s mood and productivity can be impacted by their surroundings and good design creates a positive environment.

why bdh+young rules?

The firm is staffed by creative, talented, intelligent and fun people that think outside the box. The designers and architects care about their clients and deliver a design solution that meets each client’s individual objectives.

favorite hobby and why?

My favorite hobby is teaching group fitness classes. I get so much positive energy from being active, I enjoy creating new playlists and planning classes, and I love sharing my passion for health and fitness with others.

favorite childhood memory?

I was a dancer growing up and my favorite memories surround learning new choreography, practicing at the dance studio, performing at competitions and laughing with my dance friends.

when I'm not at work, I like to...

Teach group fitness classes, do yoga, hike in the mountains and local parks, travel and go sailing. I love training for a new adventure and the sense of satisfaction I feel when I achieve my goal. My most recent adventure involved hiking the 40-mile Salkantay Trek to Machu Picchu in Peru.