Jacob Thompson (center) presents a check for proceeds from his lemonade stand. He raised $500 for the Barbara Bush Branch Library, located at 6817 Cypresswood Drive, Spring, which was recently renovated from flooding and is continuing to rebuild its programming and book collection.[/caption]
A resident of the Houston area since 2011, Vanessa began working in community journalism in her home state of New Jersey in 1996. She joined Community Impact Newspaper in 2016 as a reporter for the Spring/Klein edition and became editor of that paper in March 2017 and editor of The Woodlands edition in January 2019.