Stephanie brings S360 education clients a savvy understanding of political communications with the sense of urgency required for a rapidly changing campaign atmosphere. As Education Communications Director, Stephanie helps school districts pass bonds and levies through communications collateral including print copy, press support, and social media management.
Before joining S360, Stephanie was a Legislative Correspondent with Congressman John Sarbanes (MD-03). There, she managed the Congressman’ constituent response program, identified and drafted proactive emails to engage constituents, drafted social media posts, created graphics for the Congressman’s social media pages,and helped frame messages for the Congressman’s priorities. She also oversaw the offices’ internship program and introduced a mentorship program to provide a more fulfilling intern experience.
Stephanie got her start in politics as a Field Organizer for the Hillary Clinton campaign in North Carolina. There she participated in voter outreach and education. She also engaged volunteers by leading a Twitter campaign to encourage the cast of The West Wing to visit Concord, North Carolina – and they did. This creative campaign is an extension of Stephanie’s early experience in the entertainment industry, first working for the reality show, Big Brother, and then as an Associate Casting Producer.
Stephanie grew up in California and graduated with a BA in sociology and minor in theater arts and design from UC Santa Barbara. She still enjoys creative pursuits, participating in improv programs. While she calls the West Coast home, Stephanie is also an avid traveler.