Meet the EEC Team


Bristol EEC P Fournier ImagePam Fournier, M.Ed | Experiential Education Coordinator

Email: Pam.Fournier@bristolcc.edu

Focus Area: Civic Engagement and Internships 

‌Pam joined Bristol in 2019 and serves as the Experiential Education Coordinator for both the Service Learning and Internship Programs in the EEC. Pam earned a Bachelor’s degree from Roger Williams University with a concentration in Psychology.

She completed internships in both the social service and education fields, volunteered with various non-profits and continuously utilized networking to enhance her career development. As a result, she discovered a passion for helping students and completed her Master of Education in Counseling degree at Providence College. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with family. 

Bristol EEC Jen Erilus ImageJennifer Erilus, M.S. | Internship Program Coordinator

Email: Jennifer.Erilus@bristolcc.edu

Focus Area: Internships 

 Jenn joined Bristol in 2016 and serves as the Internship Program Coordinator in the EEC, providing career readiness services to students and assisting them with internship placements. Prior to joining Bristol, she worked with students in various capacities in Rhode Island and California in the areas of vocational exploration, college access, and social and personal development. Jenn has worked with a diverse population of students over the past seven years and is committed to student success. She holds a Bachelor’s degree from Rhode Island College and a Master of Science in Psychology from California Southern University. 

Bristol EEC Erin Smith ImageErin Smith, M.A. | Civic Engagement Coordinator

Email: Erin.Smith@bristolcc.edu

Focus Area: Civic Engagement 

Erin joined Bristol in 2014 and serves as the Civic Engagement Coordinator in the EEC, helping students build connections with the local community through Service-Learning opportunities. While living in New York City in pursuit of her education, she became heavily involved with community outreach initiatives and found purpose in working with others to create positive social change on a local level. Erin obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Communication Studies from Pace University and a Master’s degree in Education from New York University. In her free time, you can expect to see Erin at the local farmers market, spending time with her partner and two kids, hanging out at the dog park with her pup, and drinking coffee.

Bristol EEC Sophie Pappas ImageSophie Pappas | Staff Associate 

Email: Sophie.Pappas@bristolcc.edu

Focus Area: Civic Engagement and Internships 

Sophie joined the EEC in April 2019, after graduating from Bristol with an Associate’s Degree in Liberal Arts and a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Northeastern University. After working in a variety of different customer service-driven positions, she found her way back to Bristol. Her passion for helping students achieve their goals and create a deeper understanding of the issues in the community is what drives her as the Staff Associate for the EEC. Her main responsibilities include providing administrative support to the EEC Staff and speaking with students about each program. When she is not sitting at her desk in B building she enjoys spending time with her husband and their pug, Luke.