Stephanie Wanek is the Program Manager of the Entrepreneurial Alliance for the National Center for Women & Information Technology, supporting efforts to increase the representation of women technologists in the start-up community. In addition to NCWIT, Stephanie is a staff member at the ATLAS Institute at the University of Colorado at Boulder, where she works with technology-related academic programs and outreach efforts. As a former research analyst and development officer for the CU Foundation, she helped strengthen the network of donors and supporters for ATLAS’ ICT initiatives. A native New Yorker, Stephanie attended the State University of New York at Stony Brook. She and her husband, a software programmer, have made Boulder their home for the past 25 years.