Erin Banks was born at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Fairborn, OH. She grew up being an only child in a military family. After movingaround a lot through her younger years, her family finally ended upback at their home base in Ohio when she was 10 years old. Erin's dad:Steven Combs is a surgical tech who specializes in open heart surgeryand her mom, Barbara (Rekus) Combs: is a pediatric nurse.
Erin grew upactive in theater, sports, and volunteering through localorganizations. Her ancestry is Native American and Irish. Erin kicked off her acting career with her first musical: Bye, Bye,Birdie, where she played a cheerleader. She then went on to be aprincipal dancer the following year in: The Music Man. Erin was also on the Cheerleading squad, Flag Corps, Competitive DanceTeam-who went to Nationals every year, Speech team, Drama team, JazzBand, Symphonic Band, V.
I. C. A. , and was vice-president of the GraphicArts Dept. her senior year.
Outside of school, she was President of the Riverside Jay-teens, whichraised money for the elderly in the surrounding areas. She also helpedrun the Riverside Jaycees haunted house for many years and helpeddesign rooms that later went on to win area awards. She not onlydesigned some of the rooms, she was also a main actor in the house andcreated a lot of the hair and makeup schemes for the characters in therooms she designed. 1999: Erin did her first professional photo shoot with Logan Studios,where she was chosen to be a model for their senior pictures in printand commercials. 2000: she was crowned: Cinderella Beauty.
2010: Erin was cast in her 1st major motion picture called: A Little Bitof Heaven and was signed with her 1st agency: IZON Models and Talent,the very next day. Her current Manager is: Joseph Donofrio and heragent is: Marlene Sutton with DDO Artists in North Hollywood, CA. 2013: After losing 110 pounds on their programs, Erin was selected torepresent Nutrisystem as one of their on TV success stories. She's beenin commercials, infomercials, and in magazines. She was featured in theAugust 4th, 2014 issue of PEOPLE Magazine, The Enquirer, The Globe,QVC, The Lifetime Channel, and various others.
Erin has also been a Certified Lifeguard since 2000 and a SwimCoach/Instructor since 2001 and still holds valid certifications. Shealso has extensive experience working with the Air Force and patientcare in hospital and clinical settings. .
|1||Celeste Buckingham: Unpredictable||2015||as Stage Manager/Patron|
|2||A Little Bit of Heaven||2011||as Gala Patron|
|3||A Wormhole in the Attic||2012||as Unta|
|4||Smartphone Therapy||2013||as Nurse Janet|
|5||The Studio Club||2014||as Kari|
|6||Unusual Suspects||2010||as Darlene Seppanen|