Name: Vanessa Giraldo
Location: Brooklyn, NY
Alma Mater: Franklin Pierce University Alumni
Favorite HeadCount Band: Gogol Bordello
Best HeadCount Experience: Getting the chance to rock out to Grace Potter and the Nocturnals in Prospect Park near my house in Brooklyn.
Issue: Women's Rights
Why do you like volunteering for HeadCount?: One of the reasons I love volunteering for HeadCount is the feeling of accomplishment that you get when you realize that you've actually done something worthwhile with your time as well as having met new people to experience music with.
Hobbies: Finding steady employment, reading and hanging out with friends when our schedules allow for it.
Vanessa recently volunteered with the NYC team and helped them get over 50 people to pledge to vote at The Roots concert in Prospect Park in Brooklyn.