Vanessa has a lifetime of behind the scenes activity in the local community and surrounding area and is a long-time supporter of The Green Backyard. She is an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Linguists and a Senior Accredited Member of the British Association of Counsellors and Psychotherapists. She has worked in voluntary, salaried and self-employed capacities in areas such as Careers Officer for the Young Unemployed, Counsellor and Clinical Supervisor. She is a member of Peterborough Peace Campaign and a supporter of a wide range of causes related to Human Rights and Environmental issues.
Vanessa has a passionate belief in putting emotional and physical well-being and a sustainable environment at the heart of all that we do.