KEEPING FAMILIES TOGETHER
Keeping families together” means finding creative solutions to complex immigration problems. It means being a zealous advocate in Court to prevent a removal (deportation) that tears a family apart. Finally, it means working with clients within the United States and their family members abroad to bring a family back together.
Vanessa Blankenhorn works as a paralegal at Pikes Peak Immigration. She is originally from Colombia. She graduated from the University of El Rosario, in Bogota, Colombia with a B.A. in International Affairs and Political Science.
She worked for the Colombian government helping the victims of violence. She moved to Boulder, Colorado in 2011 to continue with her second degree in Communications at the University of Colorado in Boulder.
She met her husband in 2015 and moved to Denver. As an Immigrant, Vanessa knows the importance and meaning of helping other immigrants. She is determined to help fellow immigrants with their immigration situation.
Vanessa enjoys volunteering, reading, watching movies, and traveling.