Vanessa graduated from the Masters of Science in Physiotherapy program at Oxford Brookes University. She competed in archery for many years and represented Canada at several international competitions including World Cups, Pan Am Games, and World Championships. Through her involvement in sport, Vanessa developed an interest in physiotherapy. Vanessa has a deep interest in both neurological conditions and high performance sport. She is certified in Neurofunctional Acupuncture from the McMaster Contemporary Acupuncture program.
Vanessa is fluent in both English and Korean.