Vanessa Ocasio

Director of Finance and Operations

Vanessa joined IATP as the director of finance and operations in January 2022. Prior to joining IATP, Vanessa served as the director of finance and administration at the Children's Museum of the Arts in New York. Vanessa is passionate about building and enhancing nonprofit’s processes, strategies, operations and human resources. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminal Justice and master's in Public Administration with a concentration in Fiscal Policy at John Jay College of Criminal Justice. Vanessa loves spending time with her puppy called Mars, and her favorite part of going to the movies is seeing the previews.