Vanessa Helfrick Paulus, MS is a Client Services Associate for Social Entrepreneurs, Inc. (SEI). She has nearly 10 years of experience working for nonprofit organizations that serve children and families. In her previous role as a Senior Policy Analyst, she interfaced with child abuse and neglect courts nationwide, developed and coordinated tailored technical assistance, publications, and conference sessions.

She holds a certification in family life education from the National Council on Family Relations and has a master’s degree in human development and family science from the University of Nevada, Reno.