Stephanie Lesperance

Stephanie Lesperance

State Director, New Hampshire GEAR UP
New Hampshire College & University Council

Stephanie Soule Lesperance is the State Director of New Hampshire GEAR UP, a project of the New Hampshire College & University Council and Campus Compact for New Hampshire (CCNH). She has been with both organizations since 1999. At CCNH she assists with overall management of the organization and provides oversight of their AmeriCorps and AmeriCorps*VISTA programs. Prior to coming to NHCUC and CCNH she served as the Program Coordinator at AmeriCorps Hillsborough Reads in Tampa, FL and completed two terms of service as an AmeriCorps member.

Stephanie has a Master of Arts in Public Policy Program from New England College and a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science with minors in Psychology and Women’s Studies from the University of Maine at Farmington. She is also a graduate of the 2010 Class of Leadership NH and a member of the 2008 Class of NH’s “40 Under Forty”.

Currently Stephanie serves on the Board of the New Hampshire Chapter of Speedway Children’s Charities and is the Vice President, Charitable and Educational of the Board of the NH State Society.