Originally from Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, many of Stephanie's personal projects have screened at film festivals internationally, have been presented with awards and distributed through various platforms.
As a filmmaker, Stephanie is dedicated to advocating for a stronger female presence in all aspects of film (her film Sleeping With Earrings On had a cast and crew of 22 women strong) and driving social change through storytelling.
She is especially passionate about telling stories with underrepresented female characters, emphasizing triumph over adversity. Stephanie also has extensive casting experience as a member of the Donna Grossman Casting Agency team. She is a proud member of IFP, the Screen Actors Guild and The FilmmakeHERS.