Stephannie L. Lewis

Director of Strategic Partnerships

Stephannie brings more than 10 years of combined experience in project management, program management, operations, public policy research and consulting to her role as Strategic Partnerships Manager at Social Impact Strategies Group (SISG). Stephannie holds a Masters of Public Policy and a Bachelor’s of Science in Sociology. She brings high energy, passion and a spirit of service to her work with partners and her team. In her role, Stephannie’s primary focus is to build awareness of SISG’s innovative services and initiatives among prospective partners and to cultivate and nurture existing partnerships. As an advocate to the company’s mission, she serves to strengthen the impact and entrepreneur ecosystems by creating long-term cross-sector collaborations built on a shared vision to create an inclusive Minnesota economy. Prior to her work at SISG, Stephannie provided project management and policy consulting services to nonprofits and public agencies and held positions in state agencies as well as wealth management firms. In addition, she aims to expand the understanding of equity and impact as a Visiting Assistant Professor at Macalester College.

In her free time, Stephannie can be found building community everywhere she goes. A constant advocate of growth and excellence, you can easily spot her adamantly rooting for everybody Black.