Vanessa Goodwin began her dance career at a very young age studying with The Botsford School of Dance and The Arts School of Classical Dance. She began teaching dance and theater in 2000 at Best Foot Forward and Cobblestone Arts Center. Vanessa graduated from SUNY Brockport majoring in dance performance in 2006. She performed at the Fringe Festival in 2016 with Solstice Dance Company. Vanessa is currently the Assistant Director at Cobblestone Arts Center and has been teaching and directing shows there for the past 17 years.