Vanessa comes to Inspiring Service with a proven track record of entrepreneurial leadership in articulating and advancing the vision and mission of major nonprofits, most recently serving as Regional Chief Development Officer for the American Red Cross. She believes in doing something that matters, doing it with integrity, class and professionalism. She brings positivity, high energy and a sense of humor to harness individual and team talent and drive results. She is passionate about connecting people and organizations with ways to help their community. Vanessa is responsible for local and national program development and delivery enhancements as well as funder education and engagement.