Position with CNE: Trainer, Trainers

Veronica Fleming is the Founder of Veronica Fleming Consulting and a partner with Community Engagement and Charette Associates.  She provides interim executive leadership for non-profits, executive coaching, fundraising, strategic planning, group facilitation and community engagement.

Prior to founding her own firm, Veronica spent her career leading local, regional and national organizations that serve families and communities, including her most recent position as Executive Director of the Partnership for Families.  She worked for 10 years as Senior Program Officer for Virginia Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC), launching the organization’s local Building Sustainable Communities initiative.  Veronica also held executive-level positions with the Christian Children’s Fund (now Childfund International); Youth Matters, the Greater Richmond Chamber of Commerce’s Youth Health and Safety initiative; and the Garfield F. Childs Memorial Fund that served Richmond’s families living in public housing.

A graduate of Howard University, Veronica is committed to philanthropy and community service.  She is a founding member and former President of Sisterfund, the first African American Women’s giving circle in Richmond. She is the current secretary of the Board of the Better Housing Coalition, a member of the Community Investment Committee of The Community Foundation and a Leadership Team Member of Spring Creek Baptist Church.

Her philosophy:  Building Community through Leadership, Collaboration and Consensus.

Her Joy:  Her new grandchild; a loving and supportive family and amazing group of friends