Vanessa is a medic and one of the protagonists of 7 Sun Downs.
Having worked in a physical rehabilitation for the company, Vanessa now suddenly finds herself being shipped off on an urgent mission. Unprepared for the combat and fighting that has erupted around her, she is now the only surviving member of the crashed research shuttle with any medical training. Her first field experience was performing the emergency amputation on Nathan's arm, saving his life. When a problem arises in the middle of a fight, she tends to freezes up and needs to be motivated to help out.