Admissions Counselor & Student Support Officer
Vannessa Rodriguez is a bilingual Spanish speaking nonprofit professional and certified yoga instructor. She is passionate about social justice and equitable education. Vannessa comes to ISA after working at a small educational access nonprofit in Boston, Massachusetts. She also completed a 27-month Peace Corps service where she worked as an English teacher and community organizer for youth development in Panama. Vannessa balances the hard work of the nonprofit field with yoga and mindfulness. She loves to travel and explore the diversity this world has to offer. Vannessa has spent significant amounts of time backpacking through South America, Vietnam, and lived in Australia for over a year. In her spare time, she likes to make art, go to concerts, run, and eat out.