Vanessa is a sophomore in the School of Tourism and Hospitality majoring in tourism with a concentration in event leadership. As peer mentor for the Sustainability Living Learning Community she is tasked with engaging residents in the community by offering them opportunities for sustainability initiatives on and off campus. She has also created an inclusive environment for residents in the LLC living with one another. In addition, Vanessa serves as the peer instructor for the Sustainability Seminar course. In her spare time she enjoys exploring the city of Philadelphia, engaging in different residential life events and learning more about unique ways to be sustainable.