Paired with Liesl Mote and Lisa Sanders
Vanessa graduated from Southaven High School in 1991 and got a bachelor’s degree from the University of Mississippi in 1995. After that, she went to law school at the University of Mississippi School of Law and graduated in 1999. She opened her own law practice in Southaven in 2000 and is entering her 19th year of law practice specializing in Domestic Litigation and Criminal Law.
She was a member of “Kay Harbor School of Dance” starting at six years old, and did competitive cheerleading from the time she was seven years old until graduation from Southaven High School at 18 years old. She then tried out and was selected to work as a staff member for Universal Cheerleader’s Association (UCA) and traveled around the country in the summer teaching cheerleading camps to elementary and high school cheerleaders. During the school year while working for UCA, she was also dancing for the Ole Miss Rebelettes and competing in the National Competitions in Orlando, Florida.
Vanessa is married and has two (2) sons and attend the First Baptist Church in Senatobia, Mississippi.
"I am the biggest Ole Miss fan you will ever meet (other than Liesl maybe) and I spend most of my time in a courtroom or on a baseball field. I first met Lisa Sanders while being at the courthouse on a case. She is so kind and truly cares about people. I am honored to get to do this!"