Rural Community Builder Name:  Vanessa Redding 

Community: Williams/Applegate, OR

Role: Education Director Pacifica A Garden in the Siskiyous

Recognized by:  Debra Watson

What is one word or phrase that describes this person as an RCB: Dedicated

Tell us a bit about what you appreciate about them as an RCB:

Vanessa is an amazing community organizer. She has a passion for educational programs. She is organized, well planned, and thoughtful in her endeavors. Vanessa’s dedication to Pacifica’s educational programs is inspiring. It is rare to encounter visionaries such as Vanessa. Not only is she passionate about education but she is kind and compassionate towards all others, staff, students, and parents. Vanessa’s incredible organizational skills, and her dedication to education are what is making our community a better place. Thank you Vanessa!