Vanessa Ford

Vanessa attended Springfield Public Schools, Springfield Technical Community College & Elms College.  Prior to being a member of Senator Welch’s staff, Vanessa worked as the Arts Director at Springfield Girls’ Club Family Center. She is a vocalists and choral teacher at the Community Music School of Springfield & St. Michael's Academy.

Most recently, Vanessa worked as the Graphics Coordinator at St. John’s Congregational Church. Vanessa has always had an interest in music & arts programs that benefit youth and offer support & prevention services to those in need.

Vanessa is a lifelong resident of Springfield.