Our TEAM

Eric Furlong

Program Facilitator

Eric is an EMU graduate who loves movies and comic books. When he’s not spending time with friends, playing basketball, or going to concerts and comic conventions, he enjoys playing video games and reading comic books at his home in Ypsilanti. Eric is always eager to share what he knows and loves about comics with anyone who is willing to listen, especially students here in Michigan who are just starting to read them.

Jermaine Dickerson

Program Facilitator

Jermaine is the founder of Hero Nation and an EMU alumni with with a B.F.A. in Graphic Design. As an avid fan of superheroes and comics, he enjoys the challenge of finding ways to make them accessible to everyone. And as a professional artist and designer, he uses his skills as tools to help aid this mission. He also enjoys watching Black 90s sitcoms on Hulu and Netflix while he works.