Dancer Profile: Vanessa
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- Hometown: Worcester, MA
- Nickname: VBabe, Vaness, V, Ness
- Occupation: Immigration Law Firm Administrative Assistant
- Tenure: 2nd year Vet
- TV Show: Sister, Sister
- Movie: Cool Runnings
- Book: The Bible
- App: Instagram
- Food: PASTA
- Music: R&B , Afro beats and Gospel
- Place to visit: Ghana , West Africa
- Celtics Player: Semi Ojeleye
What is the best thing about being a Celtics dancer?
I love the fact that I am constantly learning and getting pushed to be the best dancer and performer that I can be.
What is your favorite quote to live by?
My favorite quote is actually a Bible verse: Philippians 4:13- “I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me. “
What 3 words best describe you?
Outgoing, Cheerful and positive.
What is one thing on your bucket list you'd like to accomplish?
I would love to travel the world!
If you were a superhero what would your super power be?
My superhero power would surely have to be the ability to fly.
What is your greatest achievement?
My greatest achievement would be recovering sooner than expected after a horrible injury I suffered in middle school. I was still able to come back with time to spare to perform at our end of the year show.
What are your game day rituals and routines?
I love getting a good night’s sleep the night before, eating a great breakfast the morning of and I have a music playlist on my phone that I always listen to on the way to the Garden.
What is your biggest guilty pleasure?
My new guilty pleasure is acai bowls! Well I guess they’re not too much of a guilty pleasure since its all healthy ingredients.
During your free time, what are your favorite hobbies?
I love to eat food, so in truth I enjoying cooking and finding new recipes and putting my own twist on things.
What is the best thing about Boston fans?
I love that Boston fans are always so loud and energized on game days! No two crowds at the Garden are ever the same and it keeps game days so exciting.