2016 Fellow

Stephanie Syner

Outreach Director

Rep. Diana DeGette, First District of Colorado

Master’s Degree, Social Work, University of Denver

Bachelor of Arts, Criminal Justice, University of South Florida

Stephanie Syner has worked in the government sector for over 15 years, currently serving as the Outreach Director for Congresswoman Diana DeGette. In this role, Stephanie works with constituents, organizations, and community leaders from every sector to build more connected, informed, and stronger communities. Outside of the public sector, her professional career has included consulting and campaigning in diverse communities that are most vulnerable to political or legislative change. Stephanie earned her bachelor’s degree in criminal justice from the University of South Florida and a master’s degree in social work from the University of Denver. Stephanie proudly sits on the board of Playworks as the President of the Denver chapter. Stephanie is most proud of her role as mother to her sons, Darius (14), and James (1).

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