Vanessa Da Costa, CEO
Vanessa is a data analyst by day and a career consultant by night. She holds a Master of Public Health Degree in Global Epidemiology from the Rollins School of Public Health at Emory University and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Psychology and Minor in African Studies from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill-Go Heels! She has a strong interest in career development, and has spent the past 5 years working globally (U.S, Rwanda, South Africa) while simultaneously assisting students, colleagues, and peers revise and edit job applications, resumes, cover letters, essays, and providing them with academic and career advice. Vanessa has previously worked in public health research and programming for different public health organizations, universities, and research groups.
As a Guest Speaker/Lecturer (Panel or non-Panel), Event Host, Training Consultant
Career Tips, Resume Workshops, Careers in Public Health, Global Health, & related fields
Students (High School, and Higher Degrees), Young Adults, Early-Career Professionals & all people working in or aspiring to work in Public Health
See the resources tab for podcast episodes, instagram features, and guest blog posts!
Work With Us!
There are paid opportunities to assist with mini projects and tasks on a case by case basis. If you would like to be considered for these opportunities, please submit your information in the Chilombo Careers Consultant Database Form. We are primarily looking for freelancers with writing, design, and administrative skills.