Vanessa Rodriguez, MS, CRC, ICVE, CDMS, CCM, CESP, WIP-C is the Owner/Operator of Allied Occupational Solutions, LLC. – a private vocational evaluation, consulting, and training firm based in Brandon, FL. In her prior role, she served as Vice President of a Community Rehabilitation Provider offering a range of employment services for persons with disabilities, including supported employment, vocational evaluation, and training for businesses. She has over 14 years of experience in providing individualized and holistic vocational rehabilitation services, not limited to job placement and retention, discovery and customized employment, vocational evaluation, employer engagement, job analysis, Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) consultation, and diversity & inclusion training.
Ms. Rodriguez graduated magna cum laude from the University of South Florida's Honors College with dual bachelor degrees in Biomedical Science (B.S.) and Psychology (B.A.). She graduated with a Master of Science degree from Southern University and A & M College's CACREP accredited Clinical Rehabilitation Counseling program.