Vanessa joined The Arc of Opportunity in July of 2020. She is a Rhode Island College graduate with a B.S. in Psychology. She began her career in the human services field as a behavioral specialist, then moved on to residential becoming a manager. She crossed over to the dayside to become a Day Habilitation Director. Vanessa’s current role is the Division Director of Day Habilitation and Family Supports here at The Arc of Opportunity. Her passion lies in her continued work to enhance the lives of those we support.
In Vanessa’s free time she can be found singing, dancing, crocheting, and organizing! Vanessa enjoys spending time at home with her husband, daughters (3 & 1 years old), and two dogs!