Retired Newark Ohio Police Officer
Founder / CEO
United Paranormal Project
Eric was fascinated with all things paranormal beginning at a very young age. Having always had a strong urge to investigate things; he started his career as a Police Officer in the small Village of Roseville, Ohio at the age of 21 and then moved onto the Muskingum County Sheriff’s Department in Zanesville, Ohio. In 1986 he moved on to the Newark, Ohio Police Department where he spent the next 23 years in law enforcement and retired from there. He was also a Police Academy Instructor for 13 years at the Muskingum Area Technical College, now Zane State University. Eric developed even more of a fascination for all things paranormal having witnessed many unexplained instances as a Patrol Officer.
After retiring Eric gave his full attention to the paranormal. Eric founded and is the director of the United Paranormal Project in Ohio. He created PARAEGLO Films through which he has directed and produced five paranormal documentaries to date. Eric also manages two haunted locations for public and private ghost hunts; the Twin City Opera House in McConnelsville, Ohio, and the Bryn Du Mansion in Granville, Ohio. Eric has surrounded himself with some of the best paranormal investigators in the country making the United Paranormal Project an elite paranormal research team. The United Paranormal Project has investigated many of the Country’s most haunted locations.
Eric has been featured on several paranormal television shows; the Travel Channel’s Ghost Adventures, the Travel Channel’s Portals to Hell with Jack Osbourne and Katrina Weidman, A&E Bio Channel’s My Ghost Story (twice), Travel Channel’s Aftershocks, SyFy Chiller Channel’s Spooked the Reality Series, Resident Undead, Spokjakt Paranormal Show from Stockholm, Sweden, Paranormal Films, Ecto-vision Films, and Behind the Shadows Paranormal TV. He has also appeared on numerous paranormal radio programs, NBC News, in several published paranormal books and he has spoke at numerous paranormal conferences throughout the Country. Eric was also the founder and host of the 4 Horsemen Paranormal Radio Show which aired in 2010 & 2011.