After getting a degree in Textiles and Apparel at The University of Texas at Austin, Vanessa interned with Mousumi and became Mousumi's very first employee in 2007. Vanessa's role with the company is always evolving, and she loves seeing the company grow, as she grows with it. She enjoys living a positive, healthy lifestyle. In her free time, Vanessa loves to stay active and has competed in several triathlons and is currently enjoying CrossFit. She is also very active with her church and the community.