Vanessa was a late bloomer in the dance world. She started dancing when she was 14 and has trained in Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Lyrical, Contemporary, and various forms of Modern.
She has attended different summer intensives such as the 2012 ADF (American College Dance Festival) where Vanessa found her voice in dance and broadened her perspective on the dance world as a whole. She has such a passion for teaching and is excited to share her love and passion with the next generation of dancers!
Vanessa has been a part of many small dance companies within her schools and has been performing and competing sense 2004. She was accepted into the Dance major program at California State University of Fullerton where she is now in the dance repertory company that performs works by faculty and guest choreographers such as Debra Noble and Summer Brown. Vanessa is expected to graduate in 2016 with her Bachelors in Dance.