Vanessa Cullerton oversees the streamlining of NEW’s accounting processes and helps develop strategies to meet long-term financial goals. Prior to joining the team, Vanessa spent time with Deloitte, Sara Lee/Hillshire Brands and Elkay Manufacturing in external audit, internal audit and human resources. She received her bachelor of science degree in accounting from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Vanessa lives in the Chicagoland area with her husband and two very active daughters. She enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, going for long walks and volunteering for her children’s activities.