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REALIZING YOUR
PHILANTHROPIC POTENTIAL

"Doing more good is good for business"

As a philanthropy consultant. Vanessa loves to work with all types of businesses

and nonprofits to encourage them to do more good.


Over the past 25 years Vanessa has had a rewarding career in both the nonprofit and for profit sectors and has held positions in special events, fundraising, communications, marketing and B2B sales. She is also on the Board and member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals, Co-Chair of the Maritime Fundraising Conference and a member of the Grant Professionals Association.. Recent certifications include Financial Management Level 1 and the Indigenous Canada certificate (University of Alberta.)


When not wearing her consulting hat, Vanessa is a passionate rock and ice climber as well as President of Climb Nova Scotia. Her life motto is by Marie Forleo “Everything is Figureoutable”. She promises not to take you rock climbing yet guarantees together you will climb and summit a few peaks.


Look forward to having a conversation with you!