Erica Crane, CFP®
Erica earned her Certificate in Personal Financial Planning from UCLA Extension with distinction in 2013 and holds the CFP® certification. She received her BA degree in Chemistry with a minor in Biology (magna cum laude) from Cal State University Los Angeles, and her MS in Biological Sciences from the City of Hope Graduate School of Biological Sciences. After spending several years researching DNA repair and recombination at the City of Hope, Erica decided to explore a career in personal financial planning where she felt her affinity for numbers and quantitative analysis could be put to good use helping others plan their financial futures. Before coming to ACap, Erica worked at the UCLA Anderson School of Management for thirteen years in various administrative functions, most recently serving as the Director of the Dean’s Office. Erica was born and raised in Los Angeles and has been a Southern California native her entire life. She currently lives in North Hills where she enjoys spending time with her husband and four cats, cooking, solving crossword puzzles, and designing her backyard garden.