Stephanie Perez Carrillo as a Child Stephanie Perez-Carrillo as an adult

Stephanie Perez-Carrillo

Title: Policy Analyst

Stephanie works as a Policy Analyst for the Colorado Children’s Campaign. Prior to joining the Children’s Campaign, she worked as a Public Policy Fellow at The Women’s Foundation of Colorado – where she found her love and passion for policy work. Before diving into the policy world, Stephanie served as a Teach for America Corps Member in South Carolina, teaching high school and middle school math. Early on while obtaining her degree in Marketing from Florida International University, she worked in health care as a Patient Advocate and Unit Secretary. When she is not working, you can typically find her at a coffee shop, hanging out with friends, or engaging in some type of outdoor activity.

Things You May Not Know:

Hometown: Miami, Florida
College: Florida International University
Major: Marketing
Favorite Children’s Book: The Giving Tree
Favorite Thing About Life In Colorado: You can always retreat to the mountains for rest and respite.
Favorite Denver Restaurant: Buchi Cafe Cubano
Dream Job: Stand-Up Comedian
Who You Idolize Most: My Mom and Dad, they are terrific humans!
Your Greatest Extravagance: Cuban Coffee
Most Likely To Be Found On A Slow Friday Afternoon: Hanging out with friends or family.
Favorite Colorado Getaway: Beaver Creek
Favorite Sports Team: Miami Heat
Night Owl or Early Bird: Early Bird
Thing You Can’t Live Without: Coffee
Favorite Book: Walking with the Wind
Talent You Would Most Like To Have: Beatboxing
Biggest Pet Peeve: Cars not using their turning signals.
Word Or Phrase You Most Overuse: Absolutely
Thing That Makes You Stand Out From Others: My unique sense of humor.
Your Motto: YDY