Mrs. Miller received her bachelor’s degree in Violin Performance from NAU. She also studied Choral Music Education and was a guest conductor at the ACDA Convention in 2004. Previously, Vanessa was a Drum Major with an emphasis in French Horn. Beyond violin and french horn, she has studied piano, cello, trumpet and nose flute.
Mrs. Miller plays first violin in the Flagstaff Symphony Orchestra. She is the first violinist in the Flagstaff quartet the Slugs From Space, and frequently plays with several groups in Prescott, including the Prescott Pops Orchestra, and has substituted for the Phoenix Symphony Orchestra. Vanessa has been a violin teacher for eight years.
Currently all four of her children attend Pine Forest Charter School.