Stephanie is a junior at the University of South Florida who is majoring in Environmental Science. She was born in Ontario, Canada but has lived in New York, Ohio, and Florida. She went to high school at Pine View School for the gifted in Osprey, Fl. This school requires students to have an IQ of 130 or greater to be eligible for admission. In high school, Stephanie rowed for the Sarasota Scullers, winning 4 State Championships and 2 Regional Championships.
Stephanie started the Rowing Club at USF as a Freshman and has been the President of the Club ever since. The club participates in 3-4 regattas per semester and currently has about 25 members. She also helped start the TOMS Club at USF during her Junior year and is currently a member.