Vanessa Hennessey

Communications Professional and Project Manager


Driven communications professional with 10+ years' experience in non-profit, medical cannabis, and media sectors, seeking a position in an organization that aligns with my values of sustainability, building strong community, and/or diversity and equality. I pride myself in my attention to detail, positive attitude, willingness to be a team player, and my desire to support an organization to the best of my ability.


Project managementRelationship building andoutward-facing communications
Personnel managementResearch and information gatheringSocial media management (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Tumblr, YouTube, Hootsuite, Later)Writing (SEO, product descriptions, transcription, blog posts, grant reporting, podcast shownotes)Digital MarketingGraphic Design (Adobe Creative Suite, Canva)Audio editing (Audacity, Adobe Audition)Fluent in GermanIntermediate in American Sign Language

Personal Interests

Diversity & Inclusion
Podcasting & Radio
Horseback Riding
Nerd Culture