(BS, Criminology; BS, Chemical Science; MS, Criminology; Florida State University)
Stephanie Kurzeja grew up in Aiken, South Carolina and attended FSU for both her undergraduate and graduate degrees. She received a BS in Criminology and a BS in Chemical Science before turning her focus to Criminal Justice public policy for her graduate career. After finishing school, she returned to Columbia and worked primarily in public policy analysis until joining the University of South Carolina in 2015. In 2018, she became the Business Manager for the Institute for Families in Society.