Veronica Turner currently serves as the Executive Vice President of 1199SEIU United Healthcare Workers East in Massachusetts. 1199SEIU represents nurses, technicians, and other caregivers in every facet of the hospital, nursing home, and homecare industries in Massachusetts, Maryland, Washington, D.C., and New York. Veronica Turner has worked to improve the quality of life and raise standards for working families for 15 years. First as a rank and file leader at Boston Medical Center and then as staff in the healthcare workers union. Veronica is also the national AFRAM secretary.