Washington needs change, and Erika Stotts Pearson is ready to bring it. Erika has a long track record as an involved faith based and community leader. 

Mrs. Pearson stands firm in her principles of education reform, common-sense compromises, the promotion of entrepreneurship and small business, financial responsibility and faith-based services. 

When the NBA team, the Grizzlies were seeking a home, Erika Stotts Pearson helped make the case for the team to come to Memphis. When Memphis needed a new charter school, Erika Stotts Pearson founded the Memphis Academy of Health Sciences School. 

Mrs. Pearson comes from a family of successful community leaders in Shelby and Fayette county. She has been surrounded by leaders her whole life which has allowed her to effectively serve her community. Erika has worked as a sports agent, a financial adviser, a television producer, a spiritual leader and a community leader. She was recently recognized for her varied and extensive efforts with a certificate of special congressional recognition from US Congressman Steve Cohen. 

Just like you, Erika Stotts Pearson is tired of the petty bickering and gridlock in Washington, D.C. She believes that the government should be working with the people's best interests in mind.  It's time for someone with a proven track record of success in multiple fields to enter Congress and make change happen.