As WaterStone’s Senior Gift Strategist, Stephanie’s mission is to generate customized charitable plans that unlock the giving potential of non-cash assets. By specializing in non-traditional gifts, such as real estate, business interests, and more, Stephanie is able to create innovative giving strategies for WaterStone’s clients that will help them minimize taxes and optimize their Kingdom giving. Stephanie is a licensed CPA in the state of Colorado and earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
Stephanie grew up in Bloomington, IL, but recently relocated to Colorado Springs to pursue her career with WaterStone, while enjoying all of the beautiful scenery that Colorado has to offer. The majority of her free time is spent hiking, camping, and backpacking in the mountains of Colorado with her husband, Robert and their dog, Riley. Stephanie is a devoted Christian with a passion for helping others and building the Kingdom. She and her husband are dedicated to serving at their local church and enjoy attending “small groups” each week to further their relationship with Christ, while growing in fellowship with their neighbors.