Vanessa Vicente is the daughter of Peruvian immigrants and was raised in Utah. During her time as a student at the University of Utah, she interned at the Salt Lake City Mayor’s Office, volunteered with various mayoral and state senate campaigns, and earned her degree in Political Science. Vanessa spent most of her career with the Salt Lake City School District where she was a Student Services Director and focused many of her efforts on serving the local Hispanic, refugee, and underserved student populations. She has a passion for making a tangible impact on the lives of our City’s youth. Vanessa is thrilled to rejoin the Mayor’s Office and believes local government has an outsized impact on citizens’ lives.
CONTACT: Vanessa.Vicente@slcgov.com | 801-535-7705