Vanessa Arredondo is the audience engagement manager at San José Spotlight.
Originally from the San Fernando Valley of Los Angeles, she has worked up and down her beloved state of California. She’s been a reporter, video editor, digital producer and media relations assistant. She is a proud product of community college and graduated from UC Berkeley in 2020.
Vanessa is curious and eager to learn more each day. Before coming to San José Spotlight, she was a Hearst News Fellow at the San Francisco Chronicle, where she reported on Northern California and supported the product team.