Vanessa Dos Santos is the Operations Manager for the Human Trafficking Legal Center, where she manages the office’s day-to-day operations, month-end bookkeeping, and employee benefits. She also supports the organization’s events, meetings, communications, and fundraising efforts. Vanessa’s background is in operations and project management, with experience in the areas of international development, program and project management, credit markets, and finance. Prior to working in the nonprofit sector, Vanessa worked as an operational and management consultant to financial institutions for over 12 years.
Vanessa is pursuing an MA in International Development Studies at The George Washington University. She also earned an MBA from the University of Denver and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Illinois with majors in Anthropology and Spanish.