Vanessa King joined the UNC Executive Development program as an Administrative Assistant in March 2012. She was born and raised in the Southwest, before moving to Michigan for her high school and college years. Vanessa graduated from Michigan State University with a BS in Media & Communication Technology, where she also played Division 1 volleyball for the Spartans. Vanessa has previously worked for Resolvit, an IT management and consulting firm, supporting their Raleigh, Charlotte, and San Jose offices. In her free time, she enjoys playing beach volleyball, experiencing the outdoors, and spending time with family.