Stephen joined the Food Bank as Policy & Partnerships Director in 2016. He brings two decades of experience as an advocate for social and economic justice, both in law and policy advocacy. Stephen’s professional career includes work on affordable housing, the environment, immigration and human rights as Deputy Director with the National Housing Law Project, Political Director with Save the Bay and Deputy Director of the Center for Gender & Refugee Studies. A native San Franciscan, Stephen is a graduate of Yale University and U.C. Hastings College of the Law.