Vanessa oversees all aspects of housing development for Clifford Beers Housing. Vanessa’s projects are diverse and include building rehabilitation and new construction, tax credits with tax-exempt bond financing, and the sale of passive losses on non-tax credit transactions. She is responsible for initiating and managing joint ventures on projects in development as well as partnerships with service providers. She has overseen the development of 685 affordable apartments and has secured over $267 million in funding. Vanessa currently serves on the Housing Task Force for the City of Los Angeles. Vanessa holds a BA in communications and a Master of Planning degree, both from the University of Southern California.