Eric Tegethoff is a journalist based in Portland, Oregon. Since moving to the Northwest, Eric has worked as a reporter for KBOO, XRAY FM, and Oregon Public Broadcasting, as well as other print and digital news media. In 2012, Eric traveled to North Dakota to write about the Bakken region oil boom. Before becoming a reporter, his job description varied widely, from work at a movie theater to campaign canvasser to quality assurance at a milk factory. Eric is originally from Orlando, Florida. He graduated from the University of Florida in 2010.