Clara Butler

Clara is the coordinator for Vera’s Legal Department. She helps to facilitate the execution of contracts, grants, and invoices while also providing administrative support to Vera’s attorneys. She also trains colleagues on the use of the contract management system and occasionally brings in baked goods.

Prior to joining Vera, Clara worked at various for-profit organizations including West Elm, J.Crew, and Kenneth Cole but her passion has always been in the non-profit sector. She graduated magna cum laude and phi beta kappa from Barnard College with a B.A. in Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies. In her spare time, she participates in the NYPL Correctional Services’ letter writing program where she provides reentry resources and general reference assistance to currently incarcerated people.