Stephanie Ananian, a California native and now Charlotte transplant, has always enjoyed working in her community. With a degree in Economics and Entrepreneurship from Cal Poly SLO, she began her career in the business development world before tackling nonprofit marketing and fundraising at a Children and Family Services provider. She has a passion for connecting people to resources and building stronger communities. On the weekends you might catch her thrifting furniture, helping friends beautify their homes or hanging out at a local coffee shop. Stephanie joined the HQ Charlotte team in July 2017 as the Community Manager.