Vanessa A. Fleeton is founder of VAF Inspires, author and inspirational speaker. Vanessa inspires women and men through speeches, seminars and products. Her first book, Pushing Through the Pain to Pursue Your Purpose was manifested from the emotional, physical and mental pain she experienced in her past. Her second book, Preparing Today for the Life You Want Tomorrow: 8 Steps to Pursue Your Dreams was birthed after she stepped out on faith and retired early at 46 from the federal government to pursue her dreams full-time. She's a women of purpose who has a heart to serve those who want to turn their pain into purpose or aspire to live the life of their dreams. She created VAF Apparel, a product line that spreads inspiration through phrases embellished in rhinestones.
Vanessa was recognized as Entrepreneur of the Year, 2016 and Metro Phenomenal Woman, 2015. She has spoken at some of America's top organizations, churches, schools and non-profit organizations. As a Radio One, Inc. employee, Vanessa was a radio personality where she realized her love and gift of speaking.
Ms. Fleeton has a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Communications from Bowie State University, an Associate of Arts degree in Business Management from Prince George’s Community College. She also has an instructor/facilitator certificate from Langevin Training Institute.
She lives to serve Christ and is a member of Zion church in Landover, MD.
Vanessa is a native Washingtonian, but currently resides in Maryland.
Ms. Fleeton is available for speaking engagement's via speaker request page.