Stefanie Pietkiewicz is the communications manager for Stanford Global Studies. A Southern California native, she earned a B.A. in international development studies from UCLA in 2014. As an undergraduate, she studied abroad in Florence, Italy for a semester, and she has had the opportunity to visit over a dozen countries in Europe and Latin America since graduating.
Prior to joining Global Studies, Stefanie worked in Stanford's Department of Chemistry and UCLA’s Office of Information Technology in communications and event planning roles. She also completed internships at International Medical Corps and the U.S. Agency for International Development.
Stefanie enjoys reading travel and home decor blogs, planning trips abroad, and taking yoga, barre, and pilates classes in her spare time.