As the Director of K-12 and Regional Initiatives, Stephanie is responsible for the development and implementation of strategic programs and initiatives that NCWIT, its members, and its national partners will use to build and sustain regional capacity. This position leads the efforts of multiple NCWIT program teams within the K-12 space and works with key regional stakeholders to create collaborative programs in strategic areas across the US.
Before coming to NCWIT, Stephanie was a public education teacher in the state of Colorado where she taught science, health, and physical education. Stephanie also worked extensively on STEM curriculum development for many private and public organizations.
Stephanie graduated from the University of North Carolina with her MS in Biological Sciences and from the University of Michigan with her BS in Biology.
When she is not working, Stephanie enjoys exploring in the mountains with her family as well as maintaining her homestead and the growing herd of animals (horses, dogs, goats, and chickens).