• Dr. Vanessa Cochran works closely with Webster Groves, Bourbon, Cuba and Sullivan School Districts providing support for effective teaching and learning. Vanessa has spent over 22 years in education as an Elementary Teacher, Reading Specialist, Associate Professor and Assistant Principal. Vanessa is passionate about building capacity among students, teachers and leaders - coaching and supporting them to improve the work they do on a daily basis in order to meet the needs of every learner.