Vanessa is a recent graduate of N.C. State University, where she majored in environmental sciences, with a double minor in renewable energy assessment and sustainable energy.

Prior to joining EQ, Vanessa worked with the N.C. State University Sustainability Office where she improved accessibility and increased participation in the Wolfpack Certified Sustainable Program and implemented the new Sustainable Student Organization certification. While at State, she also interned with the NC Clean Energy Technology Center’s Clean Power & Industrial Efficiency and Transportation teams.


  • B.S., Environmental Sciences, North Carolina State University