Ericka L McKnight chooses to use her pain to empower, enrich and educate others.
Ericka L. Mcknight is a mother of 3, philanthropist, multi-award winning international bestselling author, keynote speaker and CEO of ELM Realty Firm, with over 17 years of real estate experience. She is also the CEO of ELM School of Real Estate, LLC and currently running for Mayor of Waxhaw, NC.
She is a woman of great integrity, zeal, passion and leadership for the people local and abroad, serving her church, volunteering through crisis assistance ministry, the Red Cross, South Carolina pregnancy clinic and other non profit organizations. She has obtained numerous awards including 2019 Philanthropist of the Year, Humanitarian of The Year, NAACP Honoree, multiple Author of the Year and Entrepreneur of the Year awards.
Ericka has been featured in Pride Magazine (largest African American Magazine in the Carolinas), the Huffington Post, ELLE, Courageous Woman, Humani Magazine as well as many more. Her latest record breaking book “Silence The Noise “ Un-installing Negativity Trilogy inspired by her best friend who suffered from an abused marriage has captured the attention of the NAACP & the mental health advocates.
Her passion is to bring out the best in each and every individual she encounters in spite of your experiences. God has a plan and a purpose for your pain. Ericka L McKnight chooses to use her pain to empower, enrich and educate others.