Vanessa is a Florida native who comes from a loving and caring Puerto Rican and Dominican family, that taught her the value of being true to yourself, being kind to others, and working hard for whatever you are passionate about.
Vanessa has been determined and passionate about helping others and making a positive difference in the world from an early age. She found a passion for raising money for individuals that have cancer; specifically breast cancer. In 2014, Vanessa started hosting her own fundraisers to raise breast cancer awareness and donated the money to the National Breast Cancer Foundation. In 2019, she decided to start her own non-profit called “Pretty N Pink” determined to make a larger impact in the world.
In 2019, Vanessa graduated from the University of Central Florida with a bachelor’s degree in integrated business, and in 2020, she began her first year in law school at St. Thomas University School of Law. Vanessa is interested in studying corporate law and is determined to continue advancing the efforts of not for profits across Florida.
In Vanessa’s spare time she enjoys working out, spending time with her family, and traveling.