Vanessa is a Web Developer. She has an M.Sc in Media Informatics with a focus on Human-Computer-Interaction. Vanessa is the Lead Frontend Developer at Zavvy. She is a host of the podcasts except (Exception), Working Draft, and Ausbaufähig. Until 2021 Vanessa was the Chapter Leader of the Front-end Foxes helping women with their first coding and speaking experiences. She is a member of the JS Kongress Program Committee.