Stephanie is the Media Relations Director for the Truman National Security Project, an institute that trains and positions progressives to lead on national security. Prior to joining Truman, Stephanie was the primary on-the-record spokesperson and media specialist for biofuels advocacy group, Growth Energy, and served as Deputy Press Secretary for her home-state Senator, Chuck Schumer. Stephanie has a B.S. in Public Relations from the College of Communication at Boston University where she received the Blue Chip Award and was inducted into the Scarlet Key Honor Society for her excellence in leadership, academics and involvement in school. Stephanie was a four-year member of the BU Varsity Women’s Soccer team and currently serves as co-chairman of the Alumni Association. She lives in Washington, D.C. and is a Truman Partner.