Vanessa has been a supervisor since 2008. She currently supervises 13 staff covering all divisions. In addition to supervising, Vanessa also processes the informal probate and torrens filings in Goodhue County. She has served as co-chair of the First District Labor Management Committee for the last three years. She also chairs the First District Supervisor and Manager Team meetings. Vanessa recently became a Certified Court Executive in the Institute for Court Management program. In 2014, she was honored with the MACM Early Career Excellence Award. She has served on the MACM Membership Services Committee for the past two years.