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Erica Nichols

Animal Care Technician

Erica joined AFB International in 2014 as an Animal Care Technician at the company’s Palatability Resource Center (PARC). A year later she took on the role of Animal Care Technician Trainer, helping to train the new Animal Care Technicians at PARC. She also has received her certification as Assistant Laboratory Animal Technician from the American Association for Laboratory Animal Science, and is a member of the AFB PAWS safety team. Erica’s love for animals makes her career at a fun and rewarding experience.

At home, Erica is a mother to three children Bryson, Baileigh and Bella. They have three dogs, Cash, Molly and Sadie, and four cats, Midnight, Sofia, Paisley and Veda. Erica enjoys the outdoors, especially fishing, and has many hobbies including gardening, reading and spending time with her children, friends and family.