Veronica House (PhD) is associate faculty director for service-learning and outreach in the Program for Writing and Rhetoric (PWR) at the University of Colorado Boulder. She founded CU’s Writing Initiative for Service and Engagement (WISE), and has coordinated the Program for Writing and Rhetoric’s transformation into one of the only writing programs in the country to offer community-based learning throughout its lower- and upper-division curriculum.
She has won numerous awards including the writing program's Award for Excellence and Innovation in Teaching and Campus Compact’s Engaged Scholarship Award. Veronica serves on the board of The Shed: Boulder County Foodshed, which works to promote healthy, affordable local food production and education.
House teaches and writes about food, sustainability, and local literacy campaigns.