Stephanie Niverson is a recent MPA graduate (Spring of 2022) of the University of Nebraska at Omaha. Prior to coming to the Nebraska Alliance of Child Advocacy Centers she was a graduate research assistant (from 2020-2022) for the MPA department at UNO where she worked with public administration professors and the Omaha Community Foundation staff. As a graduate assistant she conducted program evaluation for the Nonprofit Capacity Building Program for BIPOC leaders and assisted with data updates of the Landscape research initiative. Stephanie’s former background is in social work where she spent over seven years working in mental health direct care then mental health case management with her undergraduate social work degree. Stephanie also serves on the board of directors for Partnership 4 Hope, a local nonprofit serving aged out foster youth. In her spare time, she likes to create mixed-media artwork, participate in art shows, spend time with her dog Cooper, friends, and family.