Erica serves as Counsel to the Firm in Stoll Keenon Ogdens Lexington office. She is a member of the Tax practice. She has represented Kentucky and multijurisdictional companies in matters before the Kentucky Department of Revenue, the Kentucky Board of Tax Appeals, and state and federal trial and appellate courts for over two decades. Erica has represented clients with regard to nearly all of Kentucky’s taxes and fees, including income, sales and use, property and severance. Erica has successfully appealed assessments issued by taxing authorities and pursued refund claims for her clients, saving them millions of dollars in Kentucky taxes. Erica’s familiarity with Kentucky’s Public Benefit Corporation statute helps clients determine if B Corp status is appropriate for their businesses. Additionally, she assists organizations that are applying for B Corp through the application process. Erica is AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®, listed in The Best Lawyers in America®, and honored as a Kentucky Super Lawyer. She has been named the "Best in Corporate Tax Appeals" in Kentucky by Corporate America Awards. She is a frequent speaker on state and local tax topics. She has spoken across the United States at numerous conferences presented by the ABA Section of Taxation, Council on State Taxation (COST), Institute of Professionals in Taxation (IPT) and others. Since 1985, Erica has been a licensed CPA and member of the Kentucky Society of Certified Public Accountants, where she has served on the Tax Committee since 2006. In her role as a committee member, she has worked with the Department of Revenue and legislators on challenges confronted by companies doing business in Kentucky. Erica was appointed by former Governor Steve Beshear to serve on the boards of directors of the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority, Kentucky Higher Education Student Loan Corporation, and Kentucky Affordable Prepaid Tuition. She has previously served as Chairperson of the boards and chair of those agencies' Finance and Audit Committees. Also, she is co-founder of GleanKY, a non-profit, 501(c)(3) corporation that gathers and redistributes excess fresh fruits and vegetables to nourish Kentucky's hungry.