Erica Corder

Communications Manager
620 Drillfield Dr.
3020 Torgersen Hall
Blacksburg, VA 24061
United States


Erica Corder joined the College of Engineering in January 2017 as communications manager. She is tasked with telling the story of the College of Engineering through writing, photography, and videography.

Erica is always on the lookout for her next story about faculty, staff, and students in the College of Engineering and the research and service they do. She welcomes story ideas and news tips in her inbox.


Erica earned her B.A. in political science and English with a concentration in creative writing from Virginia Tech in May 2016.


Before joining Virginia Tech full time, Erica worked part-time at the Office of Economic Development and University Libraries and contributed stories to University Honors and the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences on a freelance basis.

In her spare time, she developed and served as editor-in-chief for a small local publication called The Pylon.