Vanessa Rolon comes to Do Big Things with nearly a decade of on-the-ground campaign experience. Between managing state legislative races, building statewide universes, and raising money for candidates, Vanessa is a jack-of-all trade campaign strategist. Prior to joining Do Big Things, Vanessa was working with local municipal candidates in Florida, with a focus on local school board races.
Born and raised in Miami, Vanessa’s a proud first generation American who’s passion for democracy was instilled at a young age. Vanessa got her first crack at politics registering voters while attending Florida International University. Campaigns have taken Vanessa to different parts of the country, including parts of sunny Florida to Chicago during a polar vortex.
Vanessa currently lives in Washington D.C. with her fiancé and their cats, Vaquita la del Barrio and Lion. During her free time, she can be found sorting her baseball card collection, tinkering with her fantasy team, or planning her next trip to watch the New York Yankees play.