Veronica S. Appleton MA
Assistant Director, Diversity & Inclusion
We Are Unlimited
Author, Veronica S. Appleton currently serves as Assistant Director, Diversity & Inclusion for McDonald’s, We Are Unlimited advertising agency. She is also an Adjunct Professor of Intercultural Communications and Organizational Communications at DePaul University. Veronica is also a multicultural children’s author and her debut book, Journey to Appleville, shares a tale of friendship and goal setting for all families. The book has received acclaim from FOX 32 Chicago news, WCIU-TV in Chicago, Story Monsters Ink Magazine and more. Veronica has received the Relationship Advocate Award from Chicago’s Perspective Charter Schools, received the Champion of Growth Award from Coalesce Chicago, named the 2017 Chicago Scholars 35 Under 35, and received a nomination for the 2016 Bill Sharp Award. Veronica completed her undergraduate education at Purdue University, graduate education at DePaul University and currently pursuing a doctoral degree in organizational behavior and leadership at The Chicago School of Professional Psychology.