Veronica is the Director of Community at Civic Hall and was part of the team that helped to open the space in 2015. She brings over 10 years of experience in human resources, organizational development and community engagement. In early 2012 she discovered civic technology through Code For America, and started their volunteer Brigade in Chicago. After relocating to New York City she joined the NYC BigApps 2013 team, began volunteering with DataKind, ran New Work City’s coworking community space. Veronica was introduced to Civic Hall when she was brought on as a full-time consultant with DataKind to help them on an expansion project. In addition, she has spent a large portion of her career working with youth, new graduates and unemployed/underemployed communities through job search & career transition; and has heavily focused on helping Military Vets transition into the civilian workforce.
Find her at @veronicaludwig.