Vanessa Pierce: Brand + Content Director

Hometown: Seattle, Washington
How long in SLC: 9 years
Last book read: The Alaskan Laundry by Brendan Jones
Favorite movie: Top Gun

Vanessa Pierce is a writer/editor, an athlete, and an advocate of women getting outside and playing sports. A former Division 1 collegiate athlete, Vanessa co-founded SheJumps as a 501c(3) nonprofit in 2007 with Claire Smallwood and Lynsey Dyer.

She has more than a decade of journalism experience as staff writer/editor/freelancer for publications such as Ski Racing magazine, Aspen Daily News, Skiing, Powder, Outside, The Seattle Times, The Washington Times, among many others. Her best skill is creating a voice for any brand through any channel (web, social, advertising, etc.).



Spending time with her family, fly fishing, skiing, mountain biking, stand up paddling and hiking.

Unknown Talents:

Pilot (private license plus instrument and seaplane ratings), loves to ride motorcycles, former extreme pogo sticker (as in on the freestyle pogo sticks that go 7 feet in air)

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