Vanessa has many leadership qualities. She is creative in her ideas to solve problems in her community, she is self-motivated , dedicated, and hard working. Vanessa organized, planned, and implemented the first homeschool prom in May of 2017. She was able to secure a facility, delegate duties to the other student volunteers, and held cookie sales and other fundraisers to make it all come together. It was a huge success with over 40 homeschool students participating.
- Home Town Nikiski
- School District Kenai Peninsula Borough School District
- Award Category Phoenix, Visionary