Stephanie Swain   Brand Strategist | 816.916.1930

After a decade of working with some of the most innovative technology companies in the country, Stephanie Swain brings the best of those experiences to Mission Minded as a Brand Strategist. Stephanie worked on campaigns for Google, Yahoo, and YouTube as part of one of Silicon Valley’s most highly respected communications agencies. She also worked independently on campaigns for a wide variety of exciting start-ups ranging from retail technology to online media solutions. In addition to brand work, she has extensive experience in public relations, media, event planning, and organization launches.

Stephanie specializes in storytelling and in finding that perfect mix of industry professionalism and audience-friendly language. She felt the pull to nonprofit after a period of long-term travel, during which time she found herself coaching grassroots cultural exchange organizations in India and literacy programs in Myanmar and Laos. She is passionate about giving nonprofits the same level of resources and marketing enjoyed by large corporations.

Stephanie holds a Bachelor’s degree in business and marketing from San Francisco State University.

Originally from the Midwest, Stephanie has lived in San Francisco for ten years and can’t imagine making a life anywhere else. She’s a word-loving, adventure-seeking, list-making, messaging pro who finds she is happiest 50 feet under water exploring reefs with her husband.