Hada Vanessa was named the Executive Director of the Child Liberation Foundation in 2019. She is responsible for overseeing the administration and programs for the organization. She has direct oversight over the fundraising, marketing and community outreach. She works intimately with the Board of Directors to help this foundation directly fund and assist in eradicating child trafficking around the world.
Hada Vanessa is a Latin American actress, artist, and performer who is heavily influenced by her New York and Colombian upbringing. Prior to Joining the Child Liberation Foundation she had worked extensively in television and print media. She is best known for her roles in the Colombian soap opera series, “La Bruja” and “Rafa Orozco” where she received critical acclaim.
A modern day renaissance woman, Hada Vanessa lives life to it’s fullest. Aside from excelling in acting, she is also a successful business woman, entrepreneur and philanthropist. While in Colombia, Hada Vanessa founded the esteemed modeling and casting agency “Negra Prieta” representing over 2,500 artists to major international production companies and media channels. Throughout her professional life she has dedicated her time and abilities engaging different organizations assisting in raising funds, as well as providing educational and medical needs to thousands of children in remote countries throughout the world. Her ultimate passion and the bulk of her experience have been directly tied to helping eradicate child and human trafficking for the better part of the past 11 years. She is now wholly committed to being a part of the solution to help save these children from sex trafficking and thus is the perfect match to help lead the Child Liberation Foundation. While others sit on the sideline and wait for life opportunities, Hada Vanessa is not afraid to blaze her own path and pursue her dreams with an infectious positive attitude that has translated throughout her life and career.
Hada Vanessa attended Berkeley College, NY from 2000-2004 with a Major in Marketing and a Minor in Business Administration. In addition, she received her license and certification as a Real Estate Agent in 2005. She enjoys time with family, traveling, being in the outdoors and hot weather. She resides in New York with her 20 year old daughter and extended family.