Veronica Haywood, RN, MSN, IBCLC, WHNP
NLC San Antonio '17 Alumna
Co-Founder, Latched Support
Healthcare and Entrepreneurship
Veronica is a Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner with focused experience in various sexual, reproductive and maternal health programs. She has worked with at risk youth in communities. Veronica enjoys working to improve access to reproductive health services for youth while championing the rights of women to access contraceptive services through advocacy. She created a seat in her community by co-founding a nonprofit, Latched Support, which works to increase awareness and support to all San Antonio breastfeeding mothers but with African American women as a priority. Her personal focuses are on eliminating stigma from health care providers towards women of color especially among pregnant women and women of reproductive age, and championing women empowerment, rights and equality.