Alumni Community Coordinator for LFW Alumni Collaborative of Northern SB County
Vanessa is a returning student at Allan Hancock College and will be completing multiple A.S. degrees in the Spring of 2021 for both Marketing and Business Management, with certificates in Business and Supervisory Management. Simultaneously, she maintains leadership in her hometown, Santa Maria, by serving with multiple non-profit organizations, including the Santa Maria Sunrisers Lions Club and Young Professionals Roundtable. Vanessa loves giving back to her community via fundraising and service events and is involved in a multitude of projects all year round. In addition, Vanessa is practicing her love for entrepreneurship by building her own freelance business as a social media manager, website designer, event coordinator, and graphic designer for media. She also runs her own business, That One Photobooth LLC, with her boyfriend and children. Vanessa is delighted to be able to utilize her various professional skills, including hospitality and event planning, on this new journey with the Leading From Within team.