Vanessa Foster joined Hall County Planning Department in October 2017. In her current role with the department as Civil Engineer II, Vanessa reviews site development plans, examines plats for approval, evaluates zoning applications, and manages special projects within the Planning Department. Vanessa served as a Planner I for a year and a half before transitioning to Civil Engineer II.
Before joining the Planning Department, Vanessa worked in the private sector for 8 years on various master planning and site design projects. She is a licensed landscape architect in the state of Georgia, and earned her Bachelor of Landscape Architecture degree from Clemson University in South Carolina. Vanessa is a member of the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA).