Vanessa Sanne, FNP-C, is a Family Nurse Practitioner specializing in palliative care. She has worked in healthcare for more than two and a half decades and oncology since 1998. Vanessa’s approach to care is built on the foundation of a partnership with her patients. She is there to guide but they are in the driver’s seat. Her role is to support their decision making, providing education and guidance to achieve goals consistent with their values, while striving to manage symptoms associated with their disease and treatment. In her spare time, she enjoys family time with her husband, four children and dog. Together they enjoy playing music and watching movies. In both 2019 and 2020, Vanessa was named one of the area’s Top Medical Providers by Portland Monthly Magazine. Twice a year, Vanessa travels to Haiti with a medical /primary care team supporting the local community.