Bilingual Intake Specialist and Outreach Coordinator
Vanessa (she/her) joined our staff late 2019. Before then she worked for the United States Peace Corps as a Children Youth and Families advocate in the Philippines. She has worked at other organizations oriented at serving people of color with disabilities. She likes learning about ways to empower the community she works with. An interesting fact about Vanessa is that she is the oldest of eleven siblings. Outside of work Vanessa enjoys reading manga, cooking, fishing, sleeping, and practicing Muay Thai.