Stéphanie joined the EVPA in January 2022 as a Policy and EU Partnerships Associate. Before joining the team, she worked as a trainee at the European Parliament's Research Service (DG EPRS), the Office of the Commissioner for Human Rights of the Council of Europe in Strasbourg and the Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS) in Brussels. In these experiences, she gained competencies in policy analysis and research focused on migration and asylum, criminal justice and fundamental rights issues in the EU.
Stéphanie holds a bachelor's degree in International Relations from the Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo and a master's degree in International Public Management from Sciences Po Paris, with concentrations in European studies and migration. She speaks English, French, Portuguese and Spanish.