Vanessa joined Ardent with more than twenty years of experience in the insurance industry, specializing in employee benefits and oversees our Community Rated clients (2-50 employees). Vanessa manages all aspects of the client experience including, strategic planning, renewal marketing, and client support. She takes pride in providing clients with the knowledge and support needed to make informed decisions about benefits plans. Vanessa is a native Houstonian and a graduate of the University of Houston with a degree in Political Science. She currently lives in Katy, TX with her husband and three children.