Stephanie works on a range of health and human services issues and participates in many aspects of research and evaluation, including designing survey questionnaires, conducting quantitative and qualitative analysis, and writing reports. Prior to joining Wilder Research, Stephanie worked as a Research Analyst for Belden Russonello Strategists in Washington, DC, where she conducted public opinion research to develop communications and message recommendations for clients. She has also worked as a Survey Associate for the Science Museum of Minnesota conducting one-on-one interviews with museum visitors and writing reports for exhibit developers.
Stephanie holds a master's degree in social science from the University of Chicago, and received her bachelor's degree from Gustavus Adolphus College in 2003, where she studied classics and anthropology. Her research interests include education, museums, diversity and cultural identity, and women’s health.