ShelterBox Canada
Dec 20, 2018 12:30 PM
Stephanie Christensen
ShelterBox Canada

Stephanie Christensen is the Executive Director of ShelterBox Canada and a humanitarian professional. Stephanie started her career in International Development working for CIDA and local charities throughout East Africa developing curriculum for HIV/AIDS Education in primary schools. After living in Kenya during the famine in 2011, Stephanie moved into the humanitarian disaster relief field.

Stephanie has a Bachelor’s degree in International Development from Queen’s University, and a Master’s degree in International Development and Humanitarian Emergencies from the London School of Economics.
 
She has been with ShelterBox Canada for five years, and is working to ensure that no family is left without shelter and supplies after disasters. In addition to her work here in Canada, Stephanie has been on three deployments with ShelterBox: to Fiji after Cyclone Winston, to Ecuador after the Earthquake in 2016 and most recently to the Philippines after Tropical Storm Urduja.