Technical and Marketing Support and Yearbook & Graphic Design teacher
Eruch Adams learned about computers while working in the video game industry from 1999-2001 as well as running his own company’s IT department from 2002 until 2013 where he also took on more and more graphic design, branding, copywriting, and digital media wrangling. More recently, Eruch has written and co-produced a number of award winning short films here in Asheville, and wrote and published a novel.
Eruch stumbled into the original Founders Day in 2007 and watched the unveiling of the Sword and the Stone that resides in Odyssey’s front yard. The Arthurian legend was a foundational part of his inner landscape so he decided this was his kind of school. When his son, Simon, was old enough to attend Pre-K the following spring, they chose Odyssey. Simon is now in the 11th grade.
Eruch has 12 years experience in counseling and helping facilitate a spiritual camp for teens and enjoys opportunities to interact with Odyssey students of all ages, from teaching photography, film, photoshop, and yearbook to providing tech support for student video or writing projects to chaperoning school camp outs. He can often be found in the Pre K room playing with Magnatiles, ostensibly to help his youngest son transition into a school day (but really to hang out in fun land and see how many pyramids he can get on top of his other pyramids).