Rebecca Hermenze

Rebecca joined Vera in October 2021 as the development coordinator. Previously, Rebecca was the development assistant at The Public Theater, one of New York City’s most notable cultural institutions. In addition to her development work, Rebecca has served as a production assistant for multiple experimental theatre groups, such as Elevator Repair Service, Half Straddle, and Radiohole. Since 2015, Rebecca has volunteered with Racket, an organization dedicated to eliminating period shame and helping people at an economic disadvantage gain access to menstrual hygiene products. Racket has partnered with various institutions such as Covenant House and New York Rescue Mission to provide menstrual kits and resources to those in need. She holds a BA in communications from Marymount Manhattan College.