Paulette Butler, Director of Client Services


Prior to joining Virido in 2015, Paulette spent 21 years in telecommunications. Starting as a top sales rep selling yellow page advertising for GTE and promoted into sales support management before becoming a sales analyst with Verizon. For the past 15 years with Verizon, she has managed quality, third-party verification, audits, involved with RFP process selections, contracts/ invoice processing, training, back office support, onboarding new vendors, and has been a successful Vendor Manager for business and consumer programs.

Paulette loves all sports. She has been to several professional boxing matches, loves all football, especially the “Hawkeyes”, since she graduated from University of Iowa, and has a daughter, Ricquel, who just completed 4 years of playing college basketball before entering into the business world.

Fun Fact: Paulette was the first woman hired by Santa Fe Railroad for the Iowa/Illinois train crew division.