Vanessa Barrantes, born and raised in Costa Rica, is married and currently expecting her first child, a baby girl by the name of Olivia. She has a degree in Electronics Engineering and a Master’s degree in Project Management. She has been working for over 12 years in multinational high-tech industries, in areas such as medical devices, automatic test equipment for semiconductors, and power supplies for servers. She is a results-oriented person with an agile mindset and is passionate about leading cross-functional teams in order to achieve the best outcome. She is currently a Senior Operations project manager in Boston Scientific.