Vanessa has over twenty years of experience teaching visual art in K-12 classrooms and art museums. In addition, she has provided professional development sessions and workshops for art educators at the local, state, and national levels. She has served as both coach and mentor for teachers in all grade levels with a focus on middle and high school.
1992 BA Art Education Winston- Salem State University
2008 MPA (Master of Public Administration)- North Carolina Central University
2015 PhD Educational Research and Policy Analysis- North Carolina State University
Areas of Expertise/Licensure: Art Education K-12