Vanessa Thompson is a licensed reverend serving as the Youth Director at Living Way Christian Fellowship. In addition to her work as the Youth Director, she serves as a team member for the Praise Team Ministry, Evangelism Ministry and ultimately serves whenever and wherever needed. Furthermore, Vanessa is the Grant and Community Outreach Manager for Girl Scouts Western PA. For the past three and a half years, Vanessa has served hundreds of girls by providing them with leadership skills necessary to serve their communities and schools, primarily through managing grant funds awarded to many of the 27 counties that GSWPA operates in. Having graduated from Chatham University in 2012 with a B.A. in Psychology and a minor in Religion, Vanessa has always had a heart to serve youth, specifically young women, by providing them with the tools needed to have a voice of their own and to make a positive change in the world around them.