Cristie Lucas

Cristie is responsible for all marketing and employment branding, social media, hiring, university relations and onboarding efforts including managing the firm’s active college recruiting programs.

Cristie graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from the College of William & Mary.  She earned her CPA while practicing public accounting as an auditor with Johnson Lambert & Co before joining Veris, where she is in her 20th year.  Cristie is a Past President of the Virginia Association of Colleges & Employers (VACE) and is a current member of William & Mary’s Career Services Employer Advisory Board and University of Richmond’s Q-Camp Advisory Council.  She is a past participant of Employer Advisory groups at University of Richmond, JMU and Virginia Tech and is a frequent speaker on topics involving Careers in Accounting & Consulting, Success in the Workplace, Employer Advisory Boards, Externships and Experiential Learning, Creating Ambassadorship on Campus and Generational Differences in the Workplace.  Cristie is a recipient of the VACE A. Isabel Gordon Distinguished Service Award, the VACE John L. Chase Meritorious Service Award and the VACE Leadership Award for contributions in her field.


Director of Brand & Talent

 (703) 654-1422


Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting, The College of William & Mary


Virginia Association of Colleges & Employers Past President

William & Mary Cohen Career Center Advisory Board Member

University of Richmond Q Camp Advisory Council Member

University of Richmond Career Center Advisory Board Past Member 

Select Articles & Speeches: 
Women’s Leadership Panelist - Women in Business, William & Mary

Creating Ambassadorship on Campus, Externships & Experiential Learning, Employer Advisory Boards Speaker - Virginia Association of Colleges, Eastern Association of Colleges & Employers and National Association of Colleges & Employers