SAEP announces promotion of Diplomás Project Manager
The San Antonio Education Partnership announces the promotion of Vanessa Tobares to Diplomás Project Manager.
Under this new position, Vanessa will be responsible for managing and coordinating Diplomás efforts with continued and refocused support from the San Antonio Education Partnership.
Vanessa previously served as the Diplomás Program Coordinator. She joined the Diplomás Project in March 2013. She helps coordinate the convenings and collaborative work of Diplomás partners, councils and networks, particularly around communication and data. Vanessa is an alumnus of TRiO Upward Bound, San Antonio’s Brackenridge High School and The University of Texas at San Antonio, where she graduated from the Honors College and received her Master of Science degree in Experimental Psychology.
Vanessa has previously worked locally in a variety of industries in the areas of academic and career advising, applied industrial and organizational psychology, human resources, research, and resource development. Born and raised in San Antonio, Vanessa is grateful for opportunities to give back to her hometown community through her work with the Diplomás Project and other local nonprofit initiatives.