Stephanie Mullen serves as the Research Director for IAVA, leading the annual member survey and additional research projects. As part of the Policy Department, Steph translates IAVA members’ experiences and views based on surveys and polling to advise the Policy Department on legislative and policy positions.
Most recently, Steph has represented IAVA for a panel discussion on PTSD following a screening of the film, Leave No Trace. Steph is a recurring guest on Connecting Vets where she has discussed topics such as suicide prevention and mental health, burn pits, and Department of Veterans Affairs reforms. Before joining the IAVA team, Stephanie served as National Programs Manager for American Veterans, where she kept AMVETS’ national programs running on time and on budget. Stephanie is a graduate of Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, PA with a BA in International Relations and a MA in Public Policy and currently part of the 2018 Center for Strategic and International Studies Accelerator Series for rising leaders.