Vanessa has worked in the Entertainment industry for over 19 years. Originally from Miami, Florida, she received extensive technical training at the renowned New World School of the Arts, and went on to receiving her Bachelor in Fine Arts at Shenandoah Conservatory. She has performed nationally in a variety of shows, tours and films. REGIONAL CREDITS include “Roxie” in Chicago, “Millie” in Thoroughly Modern Millie, “Peggy Sawyer” in 42nd Street, and “Victoria” in Cats. NATIONAL TOUR credits include “On Broadway”, “Puttin’ On the Hitz”, and “American Jukebox”. TV credits include the History channel’s American Pickers, O’Charleys, Captain D’s, Honky Tonk Central, ABC’s hit television show NASHVILLE and The Sound Of Music.
She now acts as the Senior Creative Producer for Matt Davenport Productions where she specializes in Creative Concepts, Casting, Writing, Directing, Business Development, Management, Guest Enrichment, and Destination Talent Booking. Loving creative freedom and the passion for industry leading entertainment, her diverse influences have led Vanessa to a career that characterizes her as an all-around Performer, Producer, Writer, Director, and Choreographer.