Stephanie received her undergraduate degree from UCF in 2000 and her law degree from Stetson University College of Law in 2006. She was admitted to the Florida Bar in 2006. She is a member of the Florida Bar as well as the Clearwater Bar Association. She has served in the following positions with the Clearwater Bar Association:
- Board of Directors, Young Lawyer’s Division: 2008 - 2011
- Board of Directors, Junior Designate Director: 2012 - 2014
- Board of Directors, Secretary: 2014 - 2016
Stephanie is also a member of the Canakaris Inn of Court. She has served as a Guardian Ad Litem and has done pro bono work for the Community Law Program as well as volunteered for the St. Petersburg and Clearwater Legal Fairs.