Veronica leads the Drive Project’s Public Affairs and Policy work. Drive is a partnership between Respect, SafeLives and Social Finance and she works with all three organisations to ensure that policy makers recognise the value of quality work with perpetrators.
She is a former Head of Public Affairs at SafeLives and has also worked for the End Violence Against Women Coalition and Save the Children, amongst other charities.
Veronica worked in Parliament for five years and for the Foreign and Commonwealth Office for two. She has a degree in Politics and a Masters in Political Campaigning and Reporting.
The importance of gender equality has been a key thread running through her career, and with two young daughters, she has an enthusiastic audience for this passion at home!