Veronica is a family nurse practitioner at Esperanza. She decided to become a family nurse practitioner to combine her passion for teaching and improving the health care of medically underserved patients. Prior to joining Esperanza, Veronica worked at PCC Wellness Center, Mile Square Health Center, and as a high school teacher. She completed her Master of Science in Nursing from the University of Illinois at Chicago. During her free time, she enjoys exercising and spending time with her friends.