Sara Puffer, Office Manager & Legal Assistant
Sara has been working in the legal field since 2013, starting with her position as the Undergraduate Director of Student Legal Services at the University of Iowa while she was studying. She graduated in 2015 from the University of Iowa with degrees in Spanish and Ethics & Public Policy majors, minoring in Political Science, as well as receiving a Human Rights Certificate and graduating with Honors.
Sara is fluent in Spanish and has extensive experience in immigration, criminal and civil law. She sincerely cares about helping guide all clients successfully through her legal matters.
As the Office Manager, she oversees business operations. Her duties as a Legal Assistant include providing clients with her expertise in preparing and submitting applications and applications, as well as case management. In her spare time, she spends time with her children and loved ones, she enjoys cooking and baking and is working on her green thumb.
Blanca Moedano, Legal Assistant
Blanca joined the Vondra Law Office Team in July 2020. She previously worked in Human Resources Management, volunteered in Junior Achievement, and served in the U.S.Air Force. She is currently studying Human Resources Management at the University of Iowa. Blanca was born in Hidalgo, Mexico and is a native Spanish speaker. She is fluent in English, having spent the majority of her life in the United States. She enjoys assisting our clients and supporting them through their legal processes.
Outside of work Blanca enjoys spending time with her friends and family. She loves being active and running. She also enjoys traveling back to her home country of Mexico as much as she can, and has a weakness for chocolate. She appreciates dancing, but admits it is not one of her strengths.
Olivia Thiel, Paralegal