Margaret Dukes

Margaret Dukes joined Vera as center coordinator in September 2016.  She assists the administrative manager in overseeing the administration of the center’s subcontracts, coordinates staff and consultant travel and reimbursements, and provides support to center projects. She holds a BS in journalism from St. John’s University.

Prior to Vera, Margaret was a publicity intern at the publishing company, The New Press which focuses on social justice issues. She also worked at the YMCA and did volunteer work at the Habitat for Humanity NYC office. She finds working in public service rewarding and enjoys being in environments where real change can happen.