Executive Assistant to the Chairman
Stephanie Shannon joined Public Justice’s West Coast Office in June 2018 as the Executive Assistant to the Chairman. Prior to coming to Public Justice, Stephanie completed her Master’s Degree in Human Rights and Democratization at the European Inter-University Center in Venice, Italy, where she wrote her thesis on the specific form of racism experienced by People of African Descent in Europe and its legal and political implications.
Before that, she worked for Tostan in Senegal, an international non-profit focused on community and female empowerment through a human rights education in West Africa. There she served as the Executive Assistant to the CEO and founder. Stephanie graduated from the University of California, Santa Barbara in 2014 with a degree in Global Studies and Black Studies.