Stephanie Costner joined the Colorado “I Have A Dream Foundation” (CIHAD) team as the vice president for programs, assessments and evaluation in 2013. She leads a team of educators and clinicians who deliver academic and extended day programming, as well as wrap-around and clinical supports to Dreamers in elementary through college. Stephanie also manages grants, program data and evaluations to support funding and growth initiatives for the organization. Before her tenure at CIHAD, Stephanie served as Director of the Say Yes Collegiate Preparatory Academy (SYCPA) at Syracuse University.Prior to Say Yes, she served a nine-year appointment at the University at Buffalo as a New Media and Curriculum Developer. In that role, she was responsible for developing and implementing academic courses, programs and projects which integrated new and emerging technologies cross-disciplines. She was also responsible for the development of distance learning teaching models and web-based technology training seminars for the academic and professional staff at The University at Buffalo Educational Opportunity Center. Stephanie graduated from Medaille College, with a Bachelor of Science degree in Government Services and a Master of Arts degree in Higher Education Administration from Louisiana State University.

SCOSTNER@CIHADF.ORG, 303.861.5005 EXT. 103