Washington, DC - The Office of Unified Communications (OUC) regrets to announce that 311 Operations Chief Erick Hines, a 13-year District Government public servant has unexpectedly passed away. This is an immense loss for both the OUC family and the District Government. Erick was a kind, loving, and dedicated leader and will be sorely missed by all.
“We are all shocked and deeply saddened by the sudden loss of our dear friend and beloved colleague. Erick was the lifeline and heartbeat of the District’s 311 call center. Today, 311 is a world class operation, and that would not have been possible without his passion, leadership, and ingenuity. Truly, to know him was to love him.”– Karima Holmes, Director