Stephanie Keck, Executive Director

Stephanie joined River of Refuge in early 2016 as the organization's first Program Director. She will be responsible for program development for all members of the Transitional Living Program at River of Refuge, as well as overseeing donations, fundraising, staffing, curriculum development and partnerships. Stephanie earned a bachelor's degree in liberal arts and completed her master's degree in public administration with an emphasis in non-profit leadership in 2014 from UMKC. Previously, Stephanie served as a Prevention Specialist for First Call (Formerly the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependency), as a Foster Care Case Manager and as a Case Manager for Hillcrest Transitional Housing. Most recently she was employed at Cerner Corporation as a Solutions Results Manager. Both her corporate and nonprofit professional experience enable her to take on the strategic challenges of this new position at River of Refuge.