Stephanie Crouse is the Finance Associate with the Education and Society program at the Aspen Institute. She specializes in creating expense reports, developing budgets, and preparing financial reports to support the Education Program with all aspects of financial management. Stephanie graduated from West Chester University of Pennsylvania in 2016 with a degree in Finance and concentrations in international business and Spanish. Her passion for holistic economic development motivated her to work as a Program Director for Manna Project International in Nicaragua managing public health and education programs and supporting nonprofit logistics and operations. Stephanie’s experience teaching internationally in public schools strengthened her desire to pursue a career devoted to advancing equity and improving education policy.