Vanessa is a High School Teacher, who teaches Dance, Drama and Entertainment Industry at Mount St Joseph Milperra. She completed a Bachelor of Arts (Dance)/ Bachelor of Education and is trained in the styles of Contemporary, Jazz, Ballet, Tap, Musical Theatre and Hip Hop. Vanessa directed and choreographed the productions of Back to the 80s (2013) and Hairspray, a Broadway Musical (2016) at Mount St Joseph, and has also choreographed productions of West Side Story, Beauty and the Beast, Thoroughly Modern Millie and Grease at other schools in NSW and QLD. Vanessa is passionate about Dance and believes anyone can dance if they give it a try. She loves sharing her passion for Dance with students and takes great pleasure in seeing her choreography come to life through the energy and commitment of the students. Vanessa is excited to be joining the CaSPA team for 2018 and looks forward to working with the Creative Team and Performers for the Southern Region (Liverpool).