Stephanie is excited to be working at Youth in Action in the community that she loves. Stephanie recently returned to Rhode Island from St. Louis, MO, where she started her career at the United Way of Greater St. Louis in the Community Response Department. Most recently, Stephanie worked as Program Development Manager at Big Brothers Big Sisters of Eastern Missouri, helping launch their work with high school students in the Metro St. Louis Area. She holds a MA in Social work from Washington University’s Brown School and a BA in Social Work from Providence College. Stephanie is a Cape Verdean-American, raised in Pawtucket, RI, and is excited to explore the state with her beautiful son, RJ.
Stephanie’s role at YIA focuses on grant reporting, evaluation, earned income, and alumni engagement.