Stephanie has had a passion for music from an early age. She is a professionally trained opera singer and in high school attended the South Carolina Governor’s School for the Arts & Humanities with Vocal Performance as her focus. Stephanie graduated from the University of Georgia where she was National Anthem soloist at her commencement. She holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Risk Management and Insurance and a Bachelor of Music in Music Performance. She was in the inaugural class of the Music Business Program at UGA’s Terry College of Business under the direction of Bruce Burch, Keith Perissi and Steve Dancz.
Stephanie was previously an Account Manager for the business management firm Flood, Bumstead, McCready, and McCarthy, Inc. and worked there for 8 years. Stephanie is a specialist in risk management research and analysis, tour and merchandise settlement audits for domestic and foreign concerts, and payroll and HR management for companies with 125 or more employees.
Stephanie is currently the Treasurer of the Nashville Film Festival and the Vice Chair of Nashville Emerging Leaders. She is a member of The Recording Academy, ACM & CMA. She was a 2012 honoree of Nashville’s Top 30 under 30 and a member of Nashville Emerging Leaders (Class of 2013). She also served on the Terry College of Business Young Alumni Board for 3 years and was Community Service Chair of the Nashville Women’s Music Business Association.
Stephanie and her husband Craig have a daughter, Hagen, a son, McCall and one dog – Kennedy.