Ms. Vanessa Mercurio is an attorney who has extensive experience serving as General Counsel of public and private companies. Currently, Ms. Mercurio serves as Vice President of ESI, Inc., a Xerox company. Previously, Ms. Mercurio served as General Counsel for an international franchise company headquartered in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Ms. Mercurio is the former chair of the American Bar Association Corporate Counsel Committee, Franchising. Ms. Mercurio earned her J.D. from William and Mary College of Law in 2005. Ms. Mercurio was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York and currently resides in Virginia Beach with her three young children.