Vera’s experts conduct research and analysis and develop policies and programs in a variety of criminal and social justice fields. Their varied knowledge, background, and experience enable Vera to address the full spectrum of national and local justice issues.
Faiza joined Vera in December 2010. Previously, Faiza spent a year as an AmeriCorps member at the national economic development corporation Seedco, where she worked primarily to connect low-income individuals and families to public benefits and government subsidies at its Workforce Center in Harlem. She earned a BA in political science at Rutgers University, with a minor in women and gender studies.
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