Veronica Atkins is the Chief Operating Officer for Nevada Blind Children’s Foundation. She joined the nonprofit world through the AmeriCorps Volunteers in Service to America (VISTA) program in Houston, Texas with the College For all Texans Foundation. Veronica has served southern Nevada in various capacities by holding positions with Girl Scouts of Southern Nevada, Opportunity Village, and Easterseals Nevada. Veronica holds a Bachelor of Arts in Victim Services from Sam Houston State University and a certificate for Nonprofit Management at the University of Nevada Las Vegas.
Raised in a military family, service to others has been instilled in Veronica. She currently serves as a chapter advisor to Sigma Sigma Sigma and Alpha Tau Omega. Veronica is a member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals, where she serves as the 2018 President Elect. She supports Miracle League of Las Vegas as a Board Member. She is an active member of Junior League of Las Vegas. In what’s left of her spare time, she enjoys traveling, reading, and staying active. Veronica traveled as a consultant for her sorority, Tri Sigma and continues to travel to college campuses educating on best practices.