Although she was born in Chihuahua, Mexico, Vanessa has spent the majority of her life living in the beautiful Roaring Fork Valley. The youngest of three children, she grew up in Carbondale, Colorado. She grew up speaking both English and Spanish.
She now has two girls who keep her busy. Being a mother has been the best experience of her life. She loves taking them to Disney, where they can all be kids together.
She enjoys hikes, baking, and family gatherings. She will often host family dinners where she will delight her guests with good food and laughter. Family is very important to her, and she wants to be a good role model for her daughters and instill in them the importance of education. She is currently pursuing a degree at Colorado Mountain College.