Ms. Vance graduated Summa Cum Laude from Portland State University and received a Bachelor of Science degree in criminology. She went on to attend Cal Northern School of Law in Chico, California where she earned a Masters degree in Legal Studies and a Juris Doctorate degree. She currently sits as Trustee on the board of Trustees at Cal Northern School of Law.
Ms. Vance worked as a social worker for 16 years prior to attending law school. Ms. Vance’s experience as a social worker gives her a deep understanding of families, human behavior and provides a well-rounded and empathetic advocate who will fight for your rights. She combines her experiences to provide her clients with a compassionate and articulate experience, making sure that legal cases are handled, and people are cared for.
A mother of three children and legal guardian to her nieces and nephews, Ms. Vance values family and hard work. She is a skilled multitasker and is not afraid to take on a difficult legal issue. While not working, Ms. Vance enjoys crafting, gardening, and playing with her springer spaniel.