Stephanie joined the WWF-US Oceans Team in 2011. As Manager of Fishery Improvement Projects, Stephanie manages the suite of FIPs with which WWF-US is engaged, and creates linkages to sustainable sourcing strategies developed for WWF’s corporate partners. In this role, Stephanie is responsible for coordinating with WWF Network offices, as well as other NGOs acting as the in-country FIP lead and determining how WWF’s corporate partners can engage in specific FIPs. Prior to joining WWF-US, Stephanie served as the Fisheries Research Manager for the Monterey Bay Aquarium Seafood Watch program. Stephanie received a Bachelor of Science in Marine Biology from the University of North Carolina-Wilmington and a Master’s in Coastal Environmental Management from Duke University.
Through the Conservation Alliance, WWF-US is able to take collective action on important issues in seafood sustainability, thereby having a larger impact towards achieving healthy oceans.