Lawyer - art historian - keynote speaker
American University Faculty Fellow, Vanessa Badré is a lawyer, art historian, and keynote speaker specializing in observing and analyzing works of art to explore broader social and economic themes and concepts.
Based in Washington DC, she focuses on the intersection of the visual arts, leadership, innovation, design and communications.
Vanessa’s research interests focus on improving the quality of decision-making and problems analysis.
She has lived in Paris, London, New York and Washington DC. She is French, married to Bertrand Badré and the mother of four children.