Director, Vaccine Equity Project
Stephanie Mucha has worked for over 20 years in the healthcare non-profit space. Immediately prior to joining the Autism Society, she directed community outreach efforts at a Chicago-based organization that provides primary health care services, including equitable vaccine access, to individuals in under-resourced communities. Stephanie has also partnered with clinicians and families at the Child Neurology Foundation and the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) in the pursuit of comprehensive and accessible healthcare. At the AAP, she led all policy, education, and advocacy initiatives specific to children with disabilities, their families, and pediatricians who care for this population. She was also the lead AAP staff contact and subject matter expert on autism. Stephanie is an independent consultant who has worked with non-profit organizations to help achieve their programmatic and strategic goals. She earned her Masters of Public Health degree from Northwestern University.
Stephanie is thrilled to be a part of the Autism community again! In her spare time, she enjoys the perks associated with the esteemed titles of partner, mom, stepmom, and cat mom.