Stephanie grew up in Aurora, Colorado. She graduated from Colorado State University with a Bachelor of Science in Human Development and Family Studies. She then attended the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center Child Health Associate/Physician Assistant Program, graduating with a Master of Science in 2004. Prior to joining RMPGI in May 2016, Stephanie worked in General Pediatrics and Pediatric Otolaryngology. She and her husband have a son and a daughter.