Communications Manager

Stephanie Knapp

Communications Manager

Stephanie Knapp promotes the Barbara Lee Family Foundation’s mission to advance women’s representation in American politics through writing, public relations, and other strategic communications functions.

Prior to joining the Barbara Lee Family Foundation, Stephanie worked as the Manager of Communications—leading content strategy, media relations, and more—at BlueHub Capital, a nonprofit Community Development Financial Institution. Previously, she was a Senior Editor for Seal Press, a nonfiction feminist imprint of the Hachette Book Group, where she advanced the imprint’s branding strategy and led new book acquisition and development. Stephanie also previously worked as an Associate Editor, focused on nonfiction authors, for the Crown imprint of Penguin Random House and as an Editorial Assistant with Rodale Books.

Stephanie holds an MBA with a focus on Social Impact from Boston University’s Questrom School of Business and a B.S. in English Education, cum laude, from New York University.

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