Veronica Cummings is a Director at Kearns & West and brings over a decade of experience in urban development and higher education administration and possesses expertise in project management, stakeholder engagement, strategic planning, and policy analysis. Veronica is committed to ensuring the voices of the most vulnerable and marginalized are included in decision-making processes. She specializes in equitable and inclusive stakeholder outreach and engagement, which includes facilitating public processes focused on developing equity-centered community benefits, conducting data analysis, and creating communications strategies. Additional areas of interest include environmental justice, transportation, housing, economic and workforce development, open space, and public health. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Communications from UC Davis and a master’s degree in Public Policy from UC Berkeley.