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Stephanie V. Boarden

Associate Director

Stephanie Boarden, Associate Director, focuses on promoting social and economic equity through environmental and policy change, particularly in low-income communities and communities of color. Through the PolicyLink Center for Health Equity and Place she provides technical assistance, conducts research, and writes about local efforts to create healthy, equitable communities. Prior to joining PolicyLink, Stephanie worked at the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene conducting community-based research and programmatic evaluation activities related to health inequities, food access, active transportation, and obesity. She holds a master’s in public health from the University of California, Berkeley. Always striving for balance, she can also be found running in the park, exploring New York City, or planning her next trip abroad.

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