Clare Ann Fitzgerald has worked on risk, legal and compliance issues for over 25 years. She is currently the Senior Vice President and Counsel for Litigation, Risk Management and Compliance for Volunteers of America, a national non-profit based in Alexandria, Va. that works in the human services space, including affordable housing and healthcare. Prior to her current role, she served as the General Counsel and Deputy General Counsel for the Housing Authority of the City of Pittsburgh and the Philadelphia Housing Authority, respectively. She began her career as a litigator with Duane Morris in Philadelphia and as a law clerk for the Hon. Jay C. Waldman. Clare Ann was born in Pittsburgh and is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania Law School and Georgetown University.