Erika (Hall) Steuerwald, Nominating Chair Elect, joined the Junior League of Indianapolis in 2013. She has served in various roles with the JLI including: Board at Large, State Public Affairs Committee Chair, COVID Task Force Co-Chair, Holiday Mart Site Committee Chair, and Provisional Mentor. While serving as a Provisional Mentor, the Provisional Committee was awarded the “Committee of the Year.” Additionally, she was chosen to attend the AJLI’s 2018 Organizational Development Institute in Orlando. Erika cares deeply about the JLI’s mission of developing the potential of women and improving the community through the effective action of trained volunteers. As Nominating Chair Elect, her goal is to strengthen JLI’s leadership pipeline and encourage women to “raise their hands” to lead.
Erika works as a Deputy Attorney General with the Indiana Office of the Attorney General’s Medical Licensing Division. She graduated from Indiana University Bloomington with a Bachelor of Arts, where she was a Cox Scholar and a Director of the Indiana University Memorial Union Board. Erika received her law degree from Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law with a certificate in Health Law. Erika also serves on the executive committee for the Indianapolis Bar Association’s Women in the Law Division and is a 2019-2020 graduate of the Richard G. Lugar Excellence in Public Service Series.
Originally from South Carolina, Erika now calls Zionsville home with her husband, Adam. Erika enjoys playing volleyball, hiking, and exploring fun things to do in Indianapolis.