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Stephanie Peng

As a Research and Policy Associate with the National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy, Stephanie helps collect and analyze data for research projects, such as As the South Grows. Prior to being a Research Associate, Stephanie was a Graduate Research Fellow for NCRP’s Philamplify initiative, assisting with assessments of the New York Community Trust and the Oregon Community Foundation. A native of New Jersey, Stephanie moved to Washington, D.C., 8 years ago for college and graduate school. She holds a B.A. in International Affairs from American University and a M.A. in Comparative and Regional Studies from American University. During her undergraduate and graduate studies, she became passionate about immigration and refugee issues. In her free time, she is either running or hiking in Rock Creek Park, and tries to venture to one of the many parks in the D.C. area as often as possible. She also volunteers as an English teacher with the Washington English Center.