Director: Vanessa Keith Garcia

Vanessa Keith Garcia has been an active member of the Junior League of Los Angeles since 2011. Throughout her League career, she has served in a number of leadership positions, including Assistant to the Associate Training Director, Leadership Development Institute Chair, Nominating Committee, Strategic Planning Committee, and Public Policy Vice President. She is thrilled to be a member of the Board of Directors this year.

Vanessa has a passion for education and community service. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in English from the University of California, Los Angeles and a Master’s degree in Elementary Education from Teacher’s College, Columbia University. Vanessa is a founding teacher of an elementary school in New York City and is currently employed as a Special Projects Manager in a local federal court. Due to her commitment to education, Vanessa also serves on the Board of Trustees for Curtis School. When she isn’t working or volunteering, she enjoys traveling, trying new restaurants, and spending quality time with her husband and two daughters.