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Stephanie Acker


Stephanie is a strategy, communications, and policy expert, who has worked locally, nationally, and internationally on child protection and migration governance. She is a Research Associate at the Migration Policy Centre and a Visiting Scholar at the Department of International Development, Community, and Environment at Clark University. She has held leadership positions with the Bureau of Homeless Services, Emergency Shelter, and Housing for the Boston Public Health Commission, and spent several years with the federal Office of Refugee Resettlement at the US Department of Health and Human Services. Stephanie was a Policy Leader Fellowship at the European University Institute’s School of Transnational Governance. Stephanie holds a bachelor’s in social work from Gordon College and a Master in Public Administration from Harvard University Kennedy School of Government and was a United States Presidential Management Fellow.