Vanessa Gonzalez is NALIPís Membership Coordinator. Prior to joining NALIP, she worked as a Stage Manager on several theatrical productions with Whittier College and Chrysalis Stage, which include The Underpants and Anna Karenina among others. She earned her B.A. in Theatre Performance at Whittier College, where she worked on the stage as well as behind it. While at Whittier, she received a KCACTF Merit Award for her work as Production Assistant for Jon Joryís Pride and Prejudice, where she also played Kitty Bennet. Vanessa came to NALIP initially as their VIP Coordinator for their 2011 National Conference.