Stephanie has worked in philanthropy for years. Before volunteering The Heroes Project, she worked at The California Wellness Foundation as part of the communications department.

She has a degree in Merchandise Marketing from the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising. Stephanie was a stylist and assistant buyer at Penelope’s Vintage, an online vintage retailer, and she was an intern at Vogue Magazine. After spending years working in fashion, she decided to follow in her Mother’s footsteps and entered the non-profit world.

Stephanie was born and raised in Southern California and currently resides in Echo Park with her boyfriend and their dog.