Vanessa Ushio

Creative Manager

“Every organization has a story. Told right, yours can change the world.” ― Anonymous


As Creative Manger, Vanessa brings the Foundation’s brand to life and manifests that vision through digital, print, and multimedia projects. Before joining the Foundation in 2007, Vanessa spent time in Brazil working for one of the most acclaimed advertising companies in São Paulo.  Vanessa has garnered awards from the Council of Foundations for her graphic and web design work.

Vanessa's responsibilities at the Foundation include managing the website, designing collateral material, multimedia graphics and supplying creative solutions to our communications projects. She attended Boise State University and received a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Information Systems and Network and Telecommunication, with minors in Marketing and Business.