Vanessa has taught in multiple learning environments as an early childhood educator, from her own home-based after-school program to a university lab school, to a daycare in Virginia and Acorn Hill Waldorf Kindergarten and Nursery. Her first class was a pre-kindergarten class at River Song Waldorf School in Fort Collins, Colorado. Vanessa serves as the Nursery teacher, as well as Childcare Director, in liaison with the State of Maryland licensing specialist. She is also a certified Medication Technician.
- BA, Smith College
- MA, Tufts University
- Emerson College (UK), Teaching Certificate in Steiner/Waldorf Early Childhood Education