Vanessa Ushio

Creative Manager

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


Vanessa has been an integral member of the foundation team since 2007, bringing extensive expertise to her role as creative manager. Her innovative approach to branding has elevated the foundation's image across digital, print, and multimedia platforms. Vanessa's previous experience includes working for one of the most esteemed advertising firms in São Paulo, Brazil, before bringing her talents to the foundation.

Vanessa's exceptional work has been recognized by the Council of Foundations, receiving numerous awards for her graphic and web design projects. With a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Information Systems and Network and Telecommunication, along with minors in Marketing and Business from Boise State University, Vanessa has the technical and creative skills necessary to drive the Foundation's communications projects forward. Her diverse responsibilities include website management, collateral design, multimedia graphics, and providing innovative solutions to meet the foundation's communication objectives.