Curriculum and Quality Assurance Manager, Common Threads
Stephanie is a Teach for America alumni and former middle school teacher. She currently writes and teaches nutrition and healthy cooking curriculum for Common Threads. She also works closely with data and evaluation to ensure that all curricula are effective and creating sustainable change. Stephanie has also been catering for over 12 years and holds B.A. in marketing from the University of Illinois and an Associates in Culinary Arts from Kendall College.
What inspired you to get involved with Green City Market?
My love for food, bringing people together, and making good food accessible to all.
What’s the most delicious thing you’ve ever purchased from the GCM?
A bag of Concord Grapes that I turned into fresh jelly that afternoon.
What’s your favorite Jr. Board event?
The Big Table dinners put on throughout the summer because of the opportunities they create for bringing people together from all walks of life over a delicious meal.