Stephanie is a lifelong animal lover and a JSJ practitioner since 2004. She came to JSJ following a career in medical research, and brings the dual perspective of JSJ and western medicine to her practice. She’s practiced JSJ on a volunteer basis at a clinic for low-income women healing from cancer, at hospices, hospitals, and at animal shelters and rescues. Stephanie became a certified animal practitioner in 2015, and joined Adele’s faculty in 2021. She lives in San Francisco, California with her husband David.