After several years in Advertising, both in NY and L.A., Vanessa started a family and to pursue a life long passion of Acting. She began with writing short vignettes for Churches then Business Conferences and Dinner Theatre. Some time later, segued into film and found her niche.
Vanessa has appeared in several feature films as Supporting and Leading lady, Off Ramp to Eden, Palmetto Haunting, Pendulum Swings and Infliction. Also be on the lookout for Broken Faith coming soon from the Producers of Winters Bone and starring with Michael Joiner. Also, look out for My Name Is Paul the Feature coming Spring 2014.
She continues to study with some of the best in the business to dive deeper in to the craft with the goal of having the viewer believe the Character and the world that’s before them. Vanessa lives in Davidson, NC with her Husband Trey and 3 Children.
Producer and Writer of the Short, My Name Is Paul, Vanessa received several awards in a variety of areas across the World, including the Dove Award. This encouraged both she and her Husband, trey to go on to employ a Feature Writer to make a screenplay for the Feature. Currently My Name Is Paul is in the post phase and gaining immense interest.
Vanessa also trained in Comedy Improv and has been involved in a Christian Troupe of Actors called, A.C.T.S (Actors Called To Serve) and has done variety shows at Conferences and Churches throughout the South East. Her passion for Film continued on and she landed several parts in Supporting and Lead roles in Independent Films. Look out for Broken Faith with Michael Joiner in 2014 and My Name Is Paul coming soon!