Erik Winters joined the Ventures Partners Board in May of 2017. He comes from a family of small business owners and appreciates the numerous challenges entrepreneurs experience in building their business. He is excited to be a part of the Ventures team and its mission of empowering clients through their entrepreneurial passion.

Erik is an associate at Forum Solutions LLC, a Seattle-based management consulting firm. Erik works with a wide variety of companies in the Puget Sound region, helping clients develop solutions to complex business problems. He brings experience working with start-ups, technology companies, and educational institutions. He finds himself solving problems through his expertise in supply chain, business intelligence, and program management.

Erik graduated from Brown University with a degree in History and earned his MBA from Cornell University. He enjoys exploring the Pacific Northwest with his wife and two daughters. He is also an avid rower and enjoys the rich history and strong community of the sport in Seattle.