Stephanie Wei

Director of Finance and Administration

Stephanie is the Director of Finance and Administration, based in San Francisco. As a steward of IDEO.org's financial health, she oversees the finance, accounting, and compliance functions. She enjoys collaborating across teams and building strong relationships with others to lead long-term financial strategy and support the organization’s mission to create impact through design.

Prior to joining IDEO.org, Stephanie spent ten years leading financial planning and strategy worldwide at Room to Read across Asia and Africa. She began her career in healthcare investment banking at J.P. Morgan. As an undergraduate at the University of California, Berkeley, Stephanie worked with a student-led nonprofit consulting group that sought to bring business solutions to Bay Area nonprofits. This experience grew her passion for advocacy of social justice challenges and sparked her desire to build a career in social impact.

When Stephanie is not diving into a spreadsheet, you can find her front and center at a live concert, cooking a meal requiring hours of prep, or planning her next travel adventure.

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