Stephanie brings her unique background in the arts and office management to her role as Director of Operations at Starr Whitehouse. Born and raised in Buffalo, NY, Stephanie earned her BFA in illustration from Parsons School of Design and spent several years working in antique restoration and decorative painting. Before joining Starr Whitehouse in 2022, she managed the office of Stand and Build, a design and build studio, where she designed concepts for art installations and luxury retail displays, as well as oversaw the workings of the entire company, from project tracking and staffing to job pricing and client relations management. Her expertise lies in fine-tuning minute details always with the big picture in mind. With a deep love for green, urban spaces, she’s also a bookworm, enjoys identifying trees as an amateur, and continues to illustrate for herself and others.