Vanessa Harmoush is the Associate Director of Digital Communications at SiX. In this role, Vanessa handles the organization’s online engagement and digital media efforts. Prior to working at SiX, Vanessa served as a production intern at the Al Jazeera America news network in Washington, D.C. She also assisted with constituent outreach and media relations as an intern for former U.S. Senator Mark Udall – an experience that sparked her interest in progressive politics. Before she found her niche for progressive politics, Vanessa worked at various print and tv news stations around Colorado where she wrote and produced in-depth story pieces. Vanessa graduated with a Bachelor’s in Broadcast Journalism and Leadership from the College of Media, Communication and Information at the University of Colorado Boulder. She was born in Colorado and spent half of her childhood living overseas in Lebanon, where she learned three languages: French, English, and Arabic. In her spare time, Vanessa loves to travel to faraway places and try the delicacies of that region.