Vanessa was born and raised in Colombia and moved to sunny Miami 12 years ago. Vanessa went to school at the Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale for graphic design. In 2016 she decided to follow a new passion for web development and moved to Dallas to attend DevMountain. She currently works at Alkami Technology as a Front End Developer. In her spare time she enjoys kickboxing, hot yoga, taking her dog to the park or looking for new restaurants to try.