Major: Cross Cultural Studies
Hometown: Lodi, CA
Previous School: San Joaquin Delta College
College: Manier is entering her first season running for Simpson. She is a transfer from San Joaquin Delta College. While at Delta, she was on the Dean's List.
High School: Manier ran two years of cross country at Lodi High School. Her athletic accomplishments include being on two league championship cross country teams and one league championship track team.
Personal: Vanessa is the daughter of Becci Knox and Brian Manier. Her hobbies include running, softball, studying the Bible and the Jewish culture and history.
Reason for coming to Simpson: "I came to Simpson because of the financial aid."